Madeline Gleeson is a lawyer and Senior Research Associate at the Andrew and Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law. She has extensive experience working with forcibly displaced people around the world, including work on statelessness, refugees, human trafficking, labor migration and land grabbing with the Jesuit Refugee Service in Cambodia and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Geneva. Madeline specializes in international human rights and refugee law, with a focus on the law of State responsibility, extraterritorial human rights obligations, offshore processing on Nauru and Manus Island, and the protection of children. She is the author of the award-winning book Offshore: Behind the Wire on Manus and Nauru (UNSW Press, 2016).


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