Wednesday 26 April 2017

ABRO participates at Amnesty International’s panel discussion on Myanmar

by Admin,

Australian Burmese Rohingya Organization (ABRO) joined the panel discussion of Amnesty International (AI) at the Donkey Wheel Foundation, 673 Bourke Street of Melbourne on 26 April 2017.

Topic:- Myanmar- Has anything changed?  The event was facilitated  by Jane Connolly and joined by Amnesty Myanmar researcher Elise Tilley, Amnesty International Melbourne branch chairman, Habib from Rohingya community.
Participants include  Ronan Lee (former member of the Queensland Parliament, PhD candidate, Deakin University), Ishka members, member of Fred Hollow Foundation and academics.

Elise has conducted many human rights missions to investigate restrictions on the rights to freedom of expression, cruel reprisals against human rights defenders, discrimination against the Rohingya and others in Rakhine State as well as other areas.