Report on UNHCR Training in Bogota
September 22-25, 2008
By Rick Jackson,
IARLJ Development Director, Americas
As per an invitation from the UNHCR office in San Jose Costa Rica,
I attended the 6th regional training course (this course has been held
each year for the past several years in different locales) on Convention
Refugee determination procedures held in Bogota Colombia. I was
introduced as an observer/facilitator from the IARLJ and took a place at the
"trainer's table" for the week.......... Click here to read the full report
European colleagues on the steps of the European Academy in Berlin
A highly suyccessful workshop was held in Berlin regarding
"subsidiary protection and the implementation of the
Qualification Directive article 15 (c)
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The IARLJ extends its congratulations to Australian member, the Hon. Justice Cathy Branson, on her appointment as President of the Human Rights and Equal Opportunities Commission (HREOC). Justice Branson leaves the Federal Court of Australia after 14 years in order to take up this challenging new role as the full-time head of the national human rights organisation.
The Americas Chapter has appointed Rick Jackson for the position of Development Director for the Americas.
Click here to read Paulah Dauns' announcement (members only)
Appointment of Development Director for Australia/New Zealand Chapter. The Executive of the Association has adopted the recommendation of a selection committee comprising .....
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