Laws leave children & asylum seekers vulnerable – Interview
Confusion over who has the right to investigate conditions in detention centres may be compromising the oversight of human rights. Australian Human Rights Commissioner Gillian Triggs has been advised that she cannot visit Nauru and Manus Island detention centers because she has no jurisdictional power to hear complaints of the treatment people receive there.
AYAC Executive Director, Andrew Cummings, spoke to The Wire today
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Daniel Webb, Human Rights Law Centre
Pam Simmons, Office of Guardian for Children and Young People
Andrew Cummings, Executive Director of Australian Youth Affairs Coalition