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Human Rights for All Sep 15
We really hoped it wouldn’t come to this. Medical, regulator and UN recommendations have been ignored for over a year by , who prefer to dismiss *Hector’s* complex illness as food and fluid refusal. He will die without a humane solution. Please sign
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Aus Law Human Rights Sep 5
Please join us for an ALHR and Johnson Winter & Slattery virtual event. Earn 1.5 CPD points while discussing law, the intersection of human rights and the environment, and recent strategic litigation cases. Register:
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Affinity Intercultural Foundation Sep 2
Join @ 7pm on 8 Sep for a webinar with ’s National Director Naomi Steer & Ambassador with . “Stay and deliver” is the commitment made by UNHCR Community UN Refugee Agency staff. Click on the link for more info -
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Replying to @HumanRights4NSW
The recorded webinar can be viewed here -
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Following our webinar last night, here is an advocacy guide to help get you started as an ambassador for a Human Rights Act for NSW. Join the campaign, sign up for updates so you can keep up to date with our activities and events -
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Great turnout for the event. Thanks everyone for attending. Thanks for collaborating on ,
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Thank you all for joining us tonight, and thank you to the panelists! Let's keep the momentum going. Head to the Human Rights for NSW Alliance website. You can see our fabulous member organisations here -
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
"Australia is the only developed western democracy without a bill of rights. A lot of Australians would be shocked."
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
"It's extraordinary to think that the needs of people with disability were overlooked when planning the response to the pandemic"
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
"There's an overall community benefit in not leaving anyone behind."
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
"With both state and federal politicians actively trying to pass laws which infringe on human rights (trans people and refugees), how can we build enough momentum as a community for a HR act?" - excellent question submitted by
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
"It's actually more costly not to have human rights legislation in place. You look at the number of very costly Royal Commissions (RC). If we had human rights legislation, then some of those RC's might not have been as necessary in the first place."
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Would you like to see a fairer, more equal NSW? Do you support a Human Rights Act for NSW? You can become a supporter/join the campaign at - Other ways to support the call for a Human Rights Act for NSW are in this Advocacy Guide.
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
"A benefit of being a late adopter of human rights reform is we can benefit from all of their [other jurisdictions] hard work."
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Ed Santow: "A human rights charter allows a more equal negotiation between the citizen and the state".
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Pauline Wright "At the moment there is a social compact, some of those measures that do abrogate our fundamental rights are necessary as we don't all want to die from the pandemic but after the emergency that is going to break down. So the time is right"
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Ed Santow: " 'Please will you help me'- shouldn't be the relationship between the state and the people. The profound thing a Human Rights Act can do is you can go to the state and say 'These are my rights' ".
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Great to see over 100 people at our first public event this evening
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Pauline Wright: "Human rights protections are really important given States have jurisdiction on significant and worse impacts on ordinary people".
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Human Rights Act for NSW Sep 2
Replying to @HumanRights4NSW
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