Religion and Human Rights in Australia

Former head of Australia’s Human Rights Commission, Professor Gillian Triggs, gave an address on Religious Freedom in celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week 2019 – at Melbourne University – on 5th of February 2019 to an audience of 400 interested persons.


The University of Melbourne Chaplaincy and Religions for Peace Victoria Branch, collaborated to deliver a lecture by Professor Emeritus Gillian Triggs, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission from 2012 – 2017.

Emeritus Professor Triggs gave the 2019 United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week address with the topic, “Religion and Human Rights in Australia”.

Video of Talk:



Download Proffessor Triggs’ talk in PDF format


World Interfaith Harmony Week – Love of God and Love of the Neighbour or Love of the Good and Love of Neighbour