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Australia should prioritise rights as Asia battles COVID-19

By Elaine Pearson

Fires show the threat of climate change to our human rights

By Hugh de Kretser

“Our human rights are already being affected and this will increase in severity. People will be displaced. Food production will be damaged. Extreme weather will take lives and homes. The poorest will be hit hardest and will have the least ability to cope.”

Hugh de Kretser, Human Rights Law Centre