WGEPAD visit to Australia from December 12 to 20, 2022

mon12decAll Daytue20WGEPAD visit to Australia from December 12 to 20, 2022Event DetailsThe Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent is undertaking a fact-finding country visit to Australia from 12 to 20 December 2022. The Working Group’s visit is at the invitation of the Government and will be facilitated by OHCHR. The programme of the visit will include meetings with Government officials, national institutions and civil society. The Working Group will begin its visit in the capital city and then continue with visits to other cities or towns of particular relevance to the role and situation of people of African descent. The Working Group will gather the following types of information: any forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia, Afrophobia and related intolerance faced by people of African descent; measures taken to prevent racial discrimination and protect victims of racism and hate crimes; mechanisms for the protection, integration and inclusion of migrants and refugees; responses to multiple forms of discrimination that specific groups of African descent may face and the efforts undertaken by the authorities to protect people of African descent from violations. (All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my timeVirtual Event

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december 12 (Monday) - 20 (Tuesday)(GMT-05:00)

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