La Trobe Law School’s newest partnership with the ASRC: “It’s a great opportunity for our students to help.”

On 12 September 2016, the ASRC and the La Trobe Law School launched a new clinical legal education program where La Trobe Law School students, under the supervision of legal practitioners, will assist the ASRC to clear a backlog of… Continue Reading

How Working with Asylum Seekers broadens our Legal Education

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By Rose Clayton In October 2015 I started volunteering in the Law Program of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre. I avidly followed the plight of refugees in the news but I needed to physically do something about an issues I… Continue Reading

Wrap up of Refugee Protection in the Asia-Pacific Symposium

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On September 1 2015, La Trobe Law School and La Trobe Asia co-hosted a public forum on refugee protection in the Asia-Pacific, featuring lawyers from Indonesia, Malaysia and Sri Lanka. The event’s panel included Mary Anne Kenny, a practising Australian… Continue Reading

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Refugee Protection: A Conversation about Refugee Protection in the Asia-Pacific Region

A conversation about Refugee Protection

The major political parties have joined together to convince us that asylum seekers must be prevented from coming to Australia. However, they have not explained why asylum seekers attempt to come to Australia in the first place or what the… Continue Reading