Refugee Radio - Gillian Triggs and Greg Craven debate 'Does Australia need a Charter of Human Rights'

Sunday, 8 September 2019 - 10:00am to 10:30am

The following is the full recording of the debate on the topic ‘Does Australia need a charter of Human Rights?’ between Gillian Triggs, the former President of the Australian Human Rights commission, and also the newly appointed Assistant High Commissioner to the Office of the UN’s High Commissioner for Refugees, and Professor Greg Craven, the Vice Chancellor and President of the Australian Catholic University.

The debate was organised by Latrobe University’s Ideas and Society Program, convened by Latrobe University’s Emeritus Professor Robert Manne, and held at the National Gallery of Victoria on the 13th of August 2019.


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