Feb. 26, 2020

JUSTICE AND RIGHTS

JUSTICE AND RIGHTS

EMERGENCY POWERS AND THE DECLARATION DEBATE


As the momentum for a climate emergency response grows louder, so too does the fear of authoritarian power and loss of democratic rights. Can we set out to achieve maximum protection from climate change while safeguarding our liberties and creating a more just world? Are these objectives irreconcilable?

Nyadol Nyuon – Lawyer & Human Rights Advocate
Tim Costello – Former Chief Advocate & CEO of World Vision Australia
Nicole Rogers – Associate Professor School of Law and Justice, Southern Cross University
Philip Sutton – RSTI, Strategy Analyst, Breakthrough

Moderated by Corinne Grant – Lawyer & Human Rights Advocate