Climate change, disasters and displacement – a toolkit approach in Africa

Abstract Environmental disasters and climate change are now the leading causes of displacement worldwide. Last year, an estimated 24.2 million people were newly displaced by disasters, nearly four times the number displaced by conflict and violence. As the effects of… Continue Reading

La Trobe Law School Student Presents at the 28th Australasian Tax Teachers Association Conference

John Tretola La Trobe Law School

La Trobe Law School PhD student, Mr John Tretola, presented a paper titled ‘Comparing the Canadian and Australian General Anti-avoidance Rules’ at the 28th 2016 Australasian Tax Teachers Association (ATTA) Conference at the University of New South Wales in Sydney… Continue Reading

Monitoring the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Lessons Learned from People with Disabilities

Lee Ann Basser, Associate Professor and Associate Head of La Trobe Law School, presented a paper titled “Monitoring the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities”  with Associate Professor Paul Ramcharan at the Australian Social Policy Conference: Rights & Entitlements in Times… Continue Reading