ICJ Victoria has contributed to two submissions for this year’s review of Australia’s human rights record by the United Nations Human Rights Council. The interactive dialogue between Australian representatives and other UN member states will take place in Geneva in November 2015. The report from the dialogue is scheduled to be released by February 2016. […]
International And Legal Submissions
In 2015, Australia comes before the UN Human Rights Council for its Universal Periodic Review. ICJV has partnered with International Commission of Jurists in Geneva to compile an ICJ submission. Click here to download ICJ UPR Submission, Australia 2015 ICJV has also contributed to a joint submission prepared by a coalition of Australian human rights […]
Click here to read ICJ Victoria’s submission on the proposed amendments to the Racial Discrimination Act.
On 12 November 2013 the Victorian Law Reform Commission published its report on “Birth registration and birth certificates”. The Report adopts many of ICJ Victoria’s submission about the operation of the Births, Deaths and Marriages Act 1996 (Vic) and makes 26 recommendations to better ensure that the process of registering a birth and applying for a birth […]
ICJV is committed to defending the independence of judges and is working with the Victoria judiciary to develop a response mechanism for serious, unjust criticism of judges. Rapid Response To Unjust and Unfair Pamphlet, American Bar Association Recommendations and Guidelines ABA Protocol