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Wednesday, 21 June 2000
Page: 15354

Motion (by Senator Stott Despoja) agreed to:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

(i) Amnesty International Australia has launched its `Human Rights are Women's Rights' campaign, which aims to make Australians more aware of the violence and other human rights abuses perpetrated against women around the globe, and

(ii) the capacity of Amnesty International to continue advocating on behalf of women's rights is very much dependent on the support of individuals; and

(b) endorses the campaign and urges the Government and Australians to show similar support.