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Statement in support of the Australian Human Rights Commission

ICJV endorses the open letter drafted by leading legal academics in support of the independence of the Australian Human Rights Commission and its President, Prof Gillian Triggs. ICJV stands in support of the independence of its national human rights institution and disapproves of the ill-founded statements made by the Australian Executive Government questioning the integrity of its reasoning and lawful processes.
Read the full statement by ICJV and the open letter issued by Australia’s human rights academics here: AHRC statement