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Melbourne: GADRC Conference: The Way Ahead

24 October 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 15-02-28 GADRC Melb Rally 1-3a
Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children  
Conference: The Way Ahead
  • WHEN:       24th October, 2015.  10 am to 4pm
  • WHERE:    Melbourne Town Hall (Swanston Hall, Lower Town Hall) cnr Swanston and Collins Streets, Melbourne CBD.
Program Includes:
·           Welcome: Dr Gwenda Davey AM
·           Review of what we have done, collectively and in our electorates across the country.
·           Panel of Speakers
–  Professor Louise Newman AM, Director of the Centre for Women’s Mental Health at the Royal Women’s Hospital and Professor of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne
–  David Manne, Human Rights lawyer, Executive, Director of the Refugee & Immigration Legal Centre
Sister Brigid Arthur, co-ordinator Brigidine Asylum Seekers Project working for asylum seekers in detention and in the community
–  Pamel Curr, Refugee Rights Advocate, the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
·           Brainstorming – Ideas for the Way Ahead
·           Prioritized list of Actions
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Closing date 30th September 2015

GADRC July 2015


24 October 2015
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Grandmothers Against Detention of Refugee Children


Melbourne Town Hall
Cnr Swanston & Collins Streets
Melbourne, Victoria Australia
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