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About Rita Shackel

Rita Shackel is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Sydney. Her research focuses on the evaluation and reform of legal and justice processes, with a specific focus on access to justice for children, women and other marginalised and vulnerable groups.

Articles by Rita Shackel

This week’s front page editor

Rosemary Bechler is a mainsite editor of openDemocracy

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Internally displaced women: social rupture and political voice

Displacement is social as well as geographical. Women’s welfare and survival depends significantly on their social relationships; displacement destroys this resource.

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