5:30pm 10 Dec | Refugee Rights are Human Rights speakout on Human Rights Day

When: 5:30pm-8:30pm 10 December

Where: City Square, 67 Swanston St, Melbourne

city square

On Human Rights Day, join RAC to call for the closure of offshore detention centres on Christmas Island, on Manus Island and Nauru and call for the release of all refugees and their settlement in the community in Australia.

Speakers include:
Mohammad Baqiri – Refugee activist and Afghan refugee
Katie Robertson – Human rights lawyer
Christine Cummins – former worker on Christmas Island
Saideh -Iranian artist, journalist and refugee
Tony Birch – Writer and academic

Organised by the Refugee Action Collective, in conjunction with Researchers Against Pacific Black Sites who will be reading a charge sheet against the government.