Thursday, 21 May 2015

Who do you want to hear at the 2015 Human Rights Oration?

Planning has begun for the Commission's 2015 Human Rights Oration, held every year in December to mark World Human Rights Day.

The 2014 Human Rights Oration was delivered by Professor Gillian Triggs on Tuesday 9 December. Professor Triggs spoke on "The overreach of executive power: asylum seekers, detention seekers and people with mental illness". Watch a video of her speech or view a transcript online.

The Commission welcomes suggestions from the community for this year's keynote speaker. Tell us who you would like to hear via email to communcations@veohrc.vic.gov.au and stay tuned to our website and Twitter for further event details.