Episode 1: Preventing Violence and Discrimination ft. Victor Madrigal-Borloz


LGBTIQ+ Health Australia proudly presents The Latest in LGBTIQ+ Health and Policy, a podcast bringing the latest in LGBTIQ+ health and wellbeing policy to the forefront.

Podcast Host Triana Butler starts Episode One with an interview with Victor Madrigal-Borloz, the United Nations Independent Expert on Protection Against Violence and Discrimination based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity. Mr Madrigal-Borloz is a Costa Rican jurist and senior visiting researcher at the Harvard Law School’s

A panel made up of prominent advocate and Just.Equal committee member Rodney Croome, CEO of Equality Australia Anna Brown, and Michael Frommer of the Australian Human Rights Commission explore the current state of protections for LGBTIQ+ people in Australia. The panel discussion was recorded in November 2021, when the Religious Discrimination Bill 2021 was introduced.


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