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Australian Human Rights Commission Mardi Gras Rights Talk

  • Australian Human Rights Commission 175 Pitt Street Sydney, NSW, 2000 Australia (map)

RightsTalk: Creating Equality – The Role of Law in Protecting Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Rights in Australia

In this RightsTalk, Australia’s Human Rights Commissioner Ed Santow will host a panel of leading Australian LGBTI human rights advocates to discuss the past, present and future role of law in protecting the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) Australians. 

Panellists will draw on their personal and professional experiences to reflect on the success and limitations of past law reform initiatives, current law reform challenges, and the possible role of law into the future.

Following short presentations from panel members, members of the audience will be invited to join in a discussion facilitated by Commissioner Santow.

Wednesday 22 February 2017.

5:00 for a 5:15 pm start to 6:30 pm.

Hearing Rooms 1 & 2, Level 3, 175 Pitt Street, Australian Human Rights Commission.