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Australia urged to amend laws that lead to people with mental disabilities being detained indefinitely 9/23/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Gambia and Australia 7/29/2016
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Gambia
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Australia violated rights of deaf people over jury service – UN experts 4/26/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Disability
E F S R C A
David Hicks: Australia violated his rights by jailing him after Guantanamo transfer - UN experts 2/17/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Human Rights Committee
  • Civil and political rights
E F S R C A
UN human rights experts urge Western Australia’s Parliament not to pass proposed anti-protest law 2/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Comment by the Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Rupert Colville, on the possible transfer of 267 people from Australia to Nauru 2/3/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Best interests of the child must come first, UN child rights committee reminds Australia 2/3/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Children rights
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review Working Group to hold twenty-third session in Geneva from 2 to 13 November 2015 10/29/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Lebanon
  • Mauritania
  • Nauru
  • Rwanda
  • Nepal
  • Saint Lucia
  • Oman
  • Myanmar
  • Austria
  • Australia
  • Georgia
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
E F S R C A
Press briefing note on Nauru and Australia 10/27/2015
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Nauru
  • Australia
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human rights
E F S R C A
Migrants / Human rights: Official visit to Australia postponed due to protection concerns 9/25/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Australia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Migrant workers
E F S R C A
       
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