A fair go for refugees

Date & time

7.30–8.30pm Tuesday 27 March 2018

Venue

The Nathan Room

Wagga Commercial Club, 77 Gurwood Street, Wagga Wagga

Speakers

David Manne, Executive Director of Refugee Legal

Contact

ANU LRSJ

Presented by ANU Law Reform & Social Justice

Amnesty-ANU Law 2018 Speaker Series
David Manne

Executive Director of Refugee Legal, David Manne, will assess the current state of asylum and refugee policy in Australia.

David sat on the board of the Refugee Council of Australia for seven years and has headed 10 successful High Court challenges, including several landmark asylum and refugee legal cases. He currently sits on a number of non-government boards, including the Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture Ethics Committee, and has been appointed to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Advisory Board of Eminent Persons.

Register now for this rare opportunity to hear one of Australia’s most passionate advocates for refugee rights set out what must be done to change Australia's increasingly harsh treatment of those seeking refuge from terror and oppression – change which upholds the values of fairness, decency and humanity.

Please contact Wagga Wagga Amnesty Action group convenor Gabrielle at robinson_gm@hotmail.com for more information about this event or to get more involved in your local area.

This is a free event as part of the Amnesty - ANU Law 2018 Speaker Series.

Donations will be accepted on the night if you wish to contribute a small amount towards the cost of the event.

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