Refugee Week Seminar: Australian Refugee Policy and Offshore Detention

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Lecture Theatre 102

Napier Building

The University of Adelaide

SA 5005

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Welcome: David Caruso, President LSSA
Keynote Speaker: Madeline Gleeson
Commentary: Hon Catherine Branson QC and Taruna Heuzenroeder, Chairperson RASSA

Madeline Gleeson – lawyer and author of a new book Offshore: Behind the wire on Manus and Nauru. Madeline will talk about what has happened on Manus and Nauru since Australia began its most recent offshore processing regime in 2012; She will explain why offshore processing was re-established, what life is like for asylum seekers and refugees, what asylum seekers, refugees and staff in the offshore detention centres have to say about what goes on there, and why the truth has been so hard to find.
https://www.newsouthbooks.com.au/books/nauru-and-manus/


Email for Information about the Event: lorna.hartwell@lawsocietysa.asn.au

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Lecture Theatre 102

Napier Building

The University of Adelaide

SA 5005

Australia

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