The 2nd Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference

Region: 
Brisbane
Organiser: 
QPASTT (Queensland Program of Assistance to Survivors of Torture and Trauma)
When: 
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 8:00am to Friday, March 29, 2019 - 5:00pm
Pricing: 
From $250
Location
Address: 
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Merivale St & Glenelg Street, South Brisbane, Brisbane
Suburb: 
South Brisbane
State: 
QLD
Postcode: 
4 101
Contact
Name: 
Cathryn Proberts
Phone No.: 
(07) 3391 6677
Register now for the 2nd Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference!

QPASTT is delighted to announce international human rights barrister Geoffrey Robertson AO QC, will be the keynote speaker at the 2nd Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference to be held from 27-29 March 2019. Mr Robertson AO QC is one of the world’s most celebrated human rights lawyers.

A line-up of distinguished international and national speakers has also been confirmed. Details on these speakers who are leaders in the sector are outlined in their biographies on the event website. 

An overwhelming response was received from the Call for Abstracts which reflected the conference theme, Healing in Exile – Current and Future Challenges. Under this theme, speakers will explore the most innovative and successful initiatives that enable people from refugee backgrounds to recover from torture and other traumatic events and resettle in their new context. The voices of people from refugee backgrounds will be central to the conference.