Edited By Baden Offord, Caroline Fleay, Lisa Hartley, Yirga Gelaw Woldeyes, Dean Chan. In this thought-provoking book, a diverse range of educators, activists, academics, and community advocates provide theoretical and practical ways of activating our knowledge and understanding of how to build a human rights culture.
Our Masters and PhD students come from diverse backgrounds and countries, with many and varied experiences in a variety of disciplines. Read some student testimonials about studying in the Masters course, the projects students undertook to complete their Masters program, and read about some of our current PhD students’ research for an idea of the variety of topics being covered by our student community.
Since 2021, CHRE Co-Director Lisa Hartley and Sobia Shah, Co-founder of the Professional Migrant Women’s Network, have been advocating to the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries to expand the eligibility criteria for the KidsSport program. Read more.
CHRE hosted a webinar on WA University Scholarships & Access for People from Refugee and Asylum Seeking Backgrounds on Temporary Visas. Curtin Uni, Uni of Western Australia, and Uni of Notre Dame Australia provided an overview of the full-fee waiving scholarships on offer for people seeking asylum and refugees on temporary visas. Watch the webinar now.
CHRE and partners delivering the Community Advocacy and Power Program in Perth in September/October. Applications close 20 August.
On 5th December 2023, in honour of International Human Rights Day, CHRE will be hosting a 20th anniversary celebratory event including an evening keynote address from the Centre for Human Rights Education’s Patron, The Honourable Michael Kirby AC CMG.
All of us at CHRE would like to pay our respects to the First Nations peoples across Australia. We are here on Whadjuk Noongar boodja and we pay our deep respects to their Elders past and present, and acknowledge that this land was never ceded.
The Centre for Human Rights Education thanks our supporters for the vital role you play in our work. If you would like to support our work, every gift makes a difference.
Submit your Expression of Interest to receive more information about our 20th Anniversary event taking place on Tuesday 5 December 2023.