Information related to research interest "Refugee law"

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  • Faculty of Law and Business

  • Nat Thomas More Law School

  • Dr Eve Lester

    Eve Lester is a public and international lawyer who has worked in Australia and internationally for some 25 years. She has worked in legal practice in Australia and in the non-government sector in Australia and overseas. She has served as head of Amnesty International's refugee and migration program, based in AI's International Secretariat in London, as a Consultant to International Refugee Program at the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights (now Human Rights First), based in New York but with a focus on West Africa, and in various capacities with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Australia, Cambodia and Geneva. She has also worked with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva and as an expert consultant in the NGO sector, to the UN and to governments. She has delivered courses and/or guest lectures and seminars in a number of tertiary institutions in Australia and overseas, including the Australian National University, New York University and the International Institute of Humanitarian Law in Sanremo, Italy. Eve has a PhD from Melbourne Law School. Her thesis was entitled: Making Migration Law: the Foreigner, Sovereignty and the Case of Australia. Eve has particular interests in human rights, refugee and migration law. She has a number of publications, including chapters in books, reference materials and in peer-reviewed journals.

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