Queensland Parliament Lights Up the Night for Human Rights

October 9, 2015

Monday 14th September 2015 saw an exciting development on the legislative human rights front in Australia, as a coalition of NGOs, community groups and community members hosted a public launch of the campaign for a Queensland Charter of Human Rights at Queensland’s Parliament House in Brisbane. During the launch, Qld Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath and Deputy Premier Jackie Trad committed to holding a Parliamentary Inquiry into legislating a Charter of Human Rights, representing a significant step forward for the State of Queensland and Australia.


Benedict Coyne explains: http://ohrh.law.ox.ac.uk/queensland-parliament-lights-up-the-night-for-human-rights/