Papers

Research & Papers
Australia’s Opening Statement to the CERD CommitteeAustralia\’s CERD Committee Opening Statement.doc
17 March 2005
Read by Ambassador Mike Smith, 1 March 2005 – an overview of the Australian Government’s view of the world.
( Required MS Word – 73 kb)
UN Committee’s Observations on AustraliaCERD Concluding Observations.doc
13 March 2005
The UN Expert Committee, established by the international treaty CERD, comments on race discrimination issues in Australia.
( Required MS Word – 118.5 kb)
CERD Submission from SUANPAsuanpa cerd submission.pdf
03 March 2005
Submission to CERD from Soverign Union of Aboriginal Nations and Peoples of Australia.
( Required Acrobat Reader – 198.66 kb)
FAIRA Submission Appendix 2faira_add2.pdf
03 March 2005
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FAIRA Submission Appendix 1FAIRA_Add1.pdf
03 March 2005
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FAIRA Submission to CERDFA
03 March 2005

The report to CERD from the Foundation for Aboriginal and Islander Research and Action, plus two appendices, presented to the Committee by delegate Les Malezer.
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Australian Government to CERDaustralia_to_cerd.pdf
02 February 2005
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Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation’s report to CERDantar_cerd_submission.doc
02 February 2005
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Human Rights Commission’s report to CERDhreoc_cerd_submission_jan_2005.doc
02 February 2005
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Non-Government Submission to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)australia_ngo_to_cerd.pdf
02 February 2005
Australia is being examined by this Committee in early March, to review our compliance with the key treaty outlawing racial discrimination. The attached submission to the committee outlines our concerns that we are not meeting the standards we have set ourselves. Howard Glenn, Executive Director of Rights Australia, will be attending the Committee’s hearings.
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