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Legislating for Enforceable Human Rights in Aged Care in Australia

Project Member(s): Steele, L., Somes, T.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Australian Association of Gerontology
Australian Association of Gerontology

Start year: 2022

Summary: The project will produce a Background Paper intended to be used by AAG members and stakeholders within their organisations to inform their understanding of, and to assist in enforcing human rights in an aged care context. The Background paper will enhance the understanding of legislating for enforceable human rights in the context of aged care in Australia

FOR Codes: Ageing and older people, Justice and the law, Geriatrics and gerontology , Domestic human rights law, International humanitarian and human rights law, Administrative law