Kingsford Legal Centre

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A UN committee has identified numerous ways in which Australia is falling short on the rights of women and children – it must now take the committee's recommendations seriously, write Maria Nawaz and Tess Degan.

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A United Nations committee will be told Australia needs to urgently strengthen its human rights protections, especially for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women. 

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The bill to legalise same-sex marriage should not reduce anti-discrimination protections for LGBTIQ people, Kingsford Legal Centre says.

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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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It is up to federal governments to recognise the value of providing legal assistance to the most disadvantaged in the community, writes George Williams.

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Kingsford Legal Centre director Anna Cody has won the 2016 Australian Human Rights Commission Law Award.

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Students have played an integral role at Kingsford Legal Centre since it opened as part of UNSW Law 35 years ago.

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UNSW has been shortlisted in three of the eight categories in the 2016 AFR Higher Education Awards, which recognise excellence in the higher education sector.

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To mark International Women's Day, UNSW's Kingsford Legal Centre has launched materials to support vulnerable female workers in the community.

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A program that improves access to justice for disadvantaged residents in Sydney’s east has won the Kingsford Legal Centre and law firm Freehills a major justice award.