human rights

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The first public sculpture in Australia dedicated to Dr Martin Luther King Jr unveiled at UNSW Sydney

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The lasting effect of the Trump presidency on universal human rights remains a mystery, international relations expert Professor David Forsythe will tell a free presentation at UNSW Sydney today.

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USA's criticism of, and withdrawal from, the UN Human Rights Council does nothing to address the problem of human rights abusers being able to influence the organisation.

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While slavery may seem a remote concept, we often unwittingly benefit via the clothes we buy, the food we eat and the companies we invest in, writes Justine Nolan.

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The new Australian Human Rights Institute at UNSW knows who can make the biggest difference for the world's most disadvantaged people.

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The Australian Human Rights Institute is a new initiative at UNSW Sydney that is bringing together researchers from different disciplines to find solutions to human rights challenges.

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UNSW's new centre of innovation on human rights is taking shape as the world marks Human Rights Day on December 10.

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With Human Rights Day and the UN's year-long Stand Up 4 Human Rights campaign imminent, here are 10 steps the government can take to improve human rights protection in Australia. 

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A report from the United Nations Human Rights Committee shows that concerns far outweigh any improvements in Australia's human rights record, write Anna Cody and Maria Nawaz.

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Young people are experiencing patterns of oppressive policing that are harmful to them, their families and the community, writes Vicki Sentas.

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