Matthew Phillips

Matthew Phillips

Human Rights Co-Director, GetUp!

Matt is a seasoned campaign manager with extensive experience at Oxfam Australia and Oxfam Great Britain. He's currently the human rights co-director at GetUp! where he leads the No Business in Abuse campaign, which targets corporate involvement in mandatory detention of asylum seekers, and #LetThemStay, which aims to prevent the deportation to Nauru of hundreds of asylum seekers currently in Australia.

Speeches:

Added 30 May 2017

Brett de Hoedt, Luke Hilakari, Rodney Croome AM, Dr Sonja Hood, Matthew Phillips, Katerina Gaita

Power to the People: Creating change from the ground up

There's more than one way to win a spat - and you need to be adept at all of them. Politics is a competition of ideas, and the community sector can't shy away.

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