Australia could face UN criticism over dismissal of Indigenous voice to parliament | Australia news | The Guardian

People attend a protest for Aboriginal rights. Indigenous advocates say while Australia signed the declaration on the rights of Indigenous peoples in 2007, it has yet to fully implement and respect the right to self-determination.

Australia was elected to the UN human rights council last month, a few days before receiving a drubbing from the human rights committee for its “chronic noncompliance” with the committee’s recommendations and its treatment of both asylum seekers in offshore detention and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the justice system.

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