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End of Mission Press Conference & Statement by UN Special Rapporteur on the rights of Indigenous peoples on her visit to Australia

Audio of Press Conference at UNIC Canberra by the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz on her visit to Australia (Pictured)

End of Mission Press Release

To access her statement please click Preliminary Findings

UNIC Canberra End of Mission  Interview

Background of Visit

The human rights situation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in Australia has been examined by the UN Special Rapporteur, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, who has visited the country from 20 March to 3 April.

Press Conference – UN Expert on the rights of Indigenous peoples – to share the Special Rapporteur’s preliminary findings on Australia

When:  Monday 3 April at 11.30 am

Where: UN Information Center, Level 1, 7 National Circuit, Barton, ACT 2600 Australia.

Please let me know should you wish to line up any one on one interviews after the press conference or in the afternoon.

Please note you can watch on Periscope @UNICCanberra
Background

The human rights situation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People in Australia has been examined by the UN Special Rapporteur, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, who has visited the country from 20 March to 3 April.