Seminar - Turning our backs: responding to 'the boats'

Event date: 
5 Sep 2013
5:00pm to 6:30pm
Staff Common Room, Level 2, UNSW Law


Gordon Weiss, former UN spokesperson on Sri Lanka, author of The Cage, and founding advisor, International Crimes Evidence Project investigating war crimes

Elaine Pearson, Australia Director, Human Rights Watch, formerly Deputy Director of Human Rights Watch Asia Division in New York and expert in human trafficking and migration

Gregory Lake, former Immigration Department official and operations manager, Nauru Detention Centre

Andrea Durbach, Director, Australian Human Rights Centre, Faculty of Law, UNSW.

The event will be moderated by Emma Watt, UNSW UN Society.