Australian Lawyers for Human Rights (ALHR)
Australian Lawyers for Human Rights (ALHR) is a network of Australian lawyers active in practising and promoting awareness of international human rights standards in Australia.
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23/04/2013 ALHR priorities and events for 2013
ALHR's national committee met in Brisbane on 13-14 April to review and plan the organisation's work. A key element informing this was the 2012 members' survey in which people said they wanted more ALHR events they could join and easier ways to interact and get involved in ALHR work. More details from the planning weekend will follow, but here are some key things which 2013 will hold.
23/04/2013 Welcoming our new Vice President, Nathan Kennedy
At the AGM, the membership agreed on an amendment of ALHR's constitution to have a new position of Vice President. The position was not filled at the AGM, and on 13 April 2013 the national committee unanimously accepted Nathan Kennedy as ALHR's first Vice President.