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The Human Rights Law Centre and Rights and Accountability in Development (RAID) have written to the Australian National Contact Point (ANCP) expressing disappointment at the ANCP’s decision not to investigate our complaint concerning G4S Australia Pty Ltd relation to conditions and abuse of asylum seekers detained at the Manus Regional Processing Centre.

Thank you to all the wonderful supporters who donated to our End of Financial Year Appeal. We raised just over $100,000 from 164 donors. We’re facing unprecedented human rights challenges in Australia and this support is critical to our impact. Thank you.

Australia is using ever more radical measures to prevent people from seeking its protection and demonstrating increasing contempt towards the United Nations human rights system, the Human Rights Law Centre told the UN Human Rights Council this week.

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Walking the Walk: Next Steps Against Family Violence

Walking the Walk: Next Steps Against Family Violence

2 July 2015

Join Rosie Batty, Hugh de Kretser, Elizabeth Broderick and Kirstie Parker, to explore what a proper and nuanced response to the complex issue of family violence might entail.


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