Action NGO Submission to the Human Rights Committee

Freedom Respect Equality Dignity:

Australia’s Compliance with the International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights:

Sep 2008:

“This submission to the Human Rights Committee
has been prepared by the National Association of Community
Legal Centres, the Human Rights Law Resource Centre and
Kingsford Legal Centre, with substantial contributions from
over 50 NGOs. This submission is supported, in whole or in
part, by more than 200 NGOs across Australia. … ”
Includes sections on Article 1 – Right of Self-Determination:
* Recognition of Self-Determination for Indigenous Australians
* Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
* The Stolen Generations
* Intervention into Northern Territory Indigenous Communities
* Native Title

http://www.ccprcentre.org/doc/HRC/Australia/NGO%20information/HRLRC_sept08.pdf

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