Refugee Policy Q&A Event – Legally Defensible? A legal examination of refugee policies and associated implications

Date: Thu 18th February 2016

Australian Lawyers for Human Rights (ALHR) hosts Anna Burke MP (Labor) and Sen. Sarah Hanson-Young (Greens) as they discuss their parties’ refugee policies and plans.  Joining them in discussion will be legal community stakeholders and experts in refugee law: Julian Burnside AO QC (Vic Bar),   David Manne (Refugee Legal) and Dr Savitri Taylor  ​(La Trobe University).Together, this distinguished panel of speakers will answer questions from the audience and each other.

This event is proudly sponsored by the La Trobe Law School and will be moderated by  Professor Patrick Keyzer, Head of La Trobe Law School.


Thursday 18 February 2016, 6:00pm for refreshments and a 6:30pm start.


La Trobe University City Campus,
Level 20, 360 Collins Street, Melbourne.


General Public $30
ALHR Members $15
Concession/Students $20

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