The Council in August

Council Chair, Andrew Naylor attended a consultative meeting between Australian NGOs and the Department of the Attorney-General. The Attorney-General attended and addressed some of the NGOs’ concerns.

The Executive Director attended a workshop on the human rights-based approach to development hosted by the Australian Council for International Development. The workshop was also attended by Matilda Bogner, the regional representative of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, a representative of the Australian Human Rights Commission and staff of AusAID.

The Executive Director represented HRCA at the twentieth anniversary celebration of the Diplomavy training Program at the University of NSW. The President of Timor Leste gave the oration and met with supporters afterwards.