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UN DURBAN REVIEW CONFERENCE (ON RACISM), GENEVA, 20-24 APRIL 2009:

Posted in NEWS with tags , , on 27/03/2009 by D

Age:24 Mar 09: Human rights group to attend UN racism forum
“AUSTRALIA’S top human rights body [Australian
Human Rights Commission] will attend a United Nations forum
on racism in Geneva next month, despite heavy pressure from
Jewish groups and the Opposition for an official boycott.
Federal Race Discrimination Commissioner Tom Calma will
lead an Australian delegation to the talks — known as the
Durban Review Conference. … UN Association of Australia
president John Langmore said it was important Australia join
the conference.”
http://www.theage.com.au/national/human-rights-group-to-attend-un-racism-forum-20090323-97ha.html?page=-1