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The UNCRC and Child Protection in Australia – Rethinking approaches: In Conversation with Tim Moore, Morag McArthur and Sharon Bessell

Crawford School of Public Policy
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Event details

Seminar

Date & time

Thursday 03 December 2020
1.00pm–2.00pm

Venue

Online via Zoom

Speaker

Tim Moore, Morag McArthur and Sharon Bessell

Contacts

Celia Vuckovic

17 December 2020 will mark the 30th Anniversary of Australia’s ratification of the United National Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). In this webinar series, the Children’s Policy Centre brings together researchers and advocates to ask how far we have come and how far we have to go in securing the human rights of children in Australia.

Join us for our third webinar in this series as Associate Professor Tim Moore from the Australian Centre for Child Protection at the University of South Australia, Emeritus Professor Morag McArthur from the Institute of Child Protection Studies at the Australian Catholic University, and Professor Sharon Bessell from the Children’s Policy Centre at the Australian National University discuss new approaches to child protection through a human rights lens.

Associate Professor Tim Moore Deputy Director (Practice Solutions), the Australian Centre for Child Protection, the University of South Australia. Emeritus Professor Morag McArthur Founding Director, the Institute of Child Protection Studies, the Australian Catholic University Professor Sharon Bessell Director of the Children’s Policy Centre at the Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University

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