Andrea Durbach

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At its heart, the disturbing prevalence of sexual assault and harassment in Australia’s universities is about power – and powerlessness, write Andrea Durbach and Damian Powell.

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The manipulation of an English legal doctrine to repress South Africa's striking miners is a grotesque irony in a post-apartheid democracy, writes Andrea Durbach.

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Law academic Andrea Durbach has been appointed Deputy Sex Discrimination Commissioner, a role she describes as a "wonderful opportunity".

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A film featuring UNSW Law's Andrea Durbach has won the audience award for best documentary at the Sydney Film Festival.

US Ambassador Jeffrey Bleich will deliver the Australian Human Rights Centre's Annual Public Lecture at UNSW next week (Tuesday, 10 May).

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Moving Indigenous reconciliation beyond symbolic gestures will be a feature of the Australian Human Rights Centre (AHRC) annual public lecture to be held at the University of New South Wales this week.

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Five UNSW Law students are currently in China taking part in a model UN meeting at Heilongjiang University in the city of Harbin.

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Internationally renowned human rights legal specialist Professor Sandra Liebenberg, from Stellenbosch University in South Africa, will deliver this year's Australian Human Rights Centre Annual Public Lecture at UNSW.

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The Advisory Council of Jurists of the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions met at UNSW's Faculty of Law to begin a four day meeting to consider the right to the environment.

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Zimbabwe's Opposition Leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, will give a public lecture at UNSW this week.