Taking Injustice Personally

Integrity 20’16 |
Length 0:13:36
Filmed 25 Oct 2016
Venue Conservatorium Theatre
Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University
South Bank, Brisbane

Uncovering human rights abuses in some of the world’s most secretive and dangerous regimes
“…you are exposed to some of the worst suffering and injustice, but also to the extraordinary resilience and courage of ordinary people. That is what you bring back. A lesson in how to live with dignity and purpose, regardless of what life throws at you.” – Anna Neistat

Appearance at Integrity 20’16 supported by Amnesty International (Australia)

Human rights activist and lawyer ANNA NEISTAT has spent many years on the frontline, exposing and documenting human rights abuses. She has conducted more than 60 investigations in conflict areas including Afghanistan, Chechnya, China, Haiti, Kenya, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Syria, Yemen and Zimbabwe. Anna recently returned from Nauru, where she spent a week examining Australia’s offshore immigration system.
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Anna Neistat

Director of Research, Amnesty International