2010 Human Rights Arts and Film Festival May 12, 2010 As part of the 2010 Human Rights Arts and Film Festival starting this Friday, Murdoch’s Lecturers will be part of an expert panel at Cinema Paradiso. Following the screening of Reel Change – Climate Change Shorts on Sunday May 16, Sustainability Lecturer Dr Brad Pettitt and Associate Lecturer Braden Hill will discuss the inter-related issues of climate change, poverty and human rights. Event organiser and Murdoch Law/Business student Basha Stasak said the Reel Change shorts’ session examined climate change from Australia to Niger, the Solomon Islands, Indonesia and Russia. “The Reel Change session explores one of the most important and urgent issues of our time, climate change, and the effect that it is having on human beings worldwide,” Ms Stasak said. “The shorts’ session uncovers the steps being taken by communities to stop climate change, to manage the transformations occurring in their environment and to ultimately maintain control over their own lives.” Joining Dr Pettitt and Mr Hill on the panel will be Derek Gerrard of Greensense and Tim McMinn from Oxfam. More information about the festival is available at http://hraff.org.au Print This Post Media contact: Jo Manning Tel: (08) 9360 2474 | Mobile: 0408 201 309 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories: School of Sustainability Tags: brad pettitt, braden hill, human rights arts and film festival Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> We read every comment and will make every effort to approve each new comment within one working day. To ensure speedy posting, please keep your comments relevant to the topic of discussion, free of inappropriate language and in-line with the editorial integrity of this newsroom. If not, your comments may not be published. Thanks for commenting!