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AASW VIC World Social Work Day Breakfast 2018

Event Details
Date: 20th March 2018
Time: 8:30 - 10:00am (8:00am arrival & registration)
Venue: The Woodward Centre, 10th floor, Melbourne Law (Building 106) University of Melbourne, 185 Pelham Street Carlton, Victoria
State: Vic
CPD hrs: 1.5 hours
Cost:

$45 (AASW Members)
$55 (regular)

Organiser: AASW Vic Branch
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You're invited to join the Victorian social work community and inspirational guest speaker Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs - Past President of the Australian Human Rights Commission - at our annual celebration of World Social Work Day.

Topic

Social Justice in a post truth world: a human rights approach

Learning objectives

1.5+ CPD hours. Category 3: Professional Identity. .

Presenter

Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs is the Past President of the Australian Human Rights Commission, with a five year appointment. She was Dean of the Faculty of Law and Challis Professor of International Law at the University of Sydney from 2007-12 and Director of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law from 2005-7. She is a former Barrister and a Governor of the College of Law.

Professor Triggs has combined an academic career with international commercial legal practice and has advised the Australian and other governments and international organisations on international legal and trade disputes. Her focus at the Commission is on the implementation in Australian law of the human rights treaties to which Australia is a party, and to work with nations in the Asia Pacific region on practical approaches to human rights.

Professor Triggs' is the author of many books and papers on international law, including International Law, Contemporary Principles and Practices (2nd Ed, 2011).

Venue

The Woodward Centre
South and West Rooms
10th floor, Melbourne Law (Building 106)
University of Melbourne
185 Pelham Street
Carlton, Victoria, 3053

Tram: The closest tram stops are located on Swanston Street (stop #1 Lincoln Square/Pelham Street) and Haymarket/Elizabeth Street (stop #9) and the closest train station is Melbourne Central Station.

Train: The closest train station is Melbourne Central Station.

Parking: There are a number of metered car parks on Royal Parade and Grattan Street. Ticketed public parking is available at three locations within the Parkville campus from 6am onwards. View location map of Woodward Conference Centre. Please enquire with the venue organisers on 8344 5254 or email functions@unihouse.org.au for more information about parking.

Registrations

Register to your right.

$45 (AASW Member)
$55 (regular).

A hot plated breakfast will be served. Please indicate any dietary requirements on your registration form.

Registrations have closed.

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AASW - Australian Association of Social Workers