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IBAHRI joint oral statement addressing the repression of human rights lawyers at the 43rd Session of the Human Rights Council

On 6 March 2020, the International Bar Association Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) and the Law Council of Australia delivered a joint oral statement at the 43rd Session of the Human Rights Council. The statement focused on the use of counter-terrorism and national security measures to repress human rights lawyers and deter them from undertaking their work.