Military Court Watch Australian Tour
What are the human rights and legal implications for Palestinian children living under Israeli military law in the West Bank
Brisbane – Aug 13 Supreme Court Library 415 George Street, Brisbane
hosted by the University of Queensland Pro Bono Centre
Canberra – August 15 ACCC, Cnr Blackall St and Kings Av, Barton
hosted by the Australian Centre for Christianity and Culture
Sydney – August 17 (APAN dinner), Grand Royale, Granville
hosted by the Australia Palestine Advocacy Network
Adelaide August 18 (AFOPA dinner), The Ballroom Function Centre
hosted by the Australian Friends of Palestine Association
Melbourne August 21 Ibis Conference Centre, Therry Street Melbourne
hosted by Liberty Victoria; Muslim Legal Network; APAN; Australians for Palestine
Hobart August 22, University of Tasmania Law School
hosted by UTas Law School & Tasmanian Friends of Palestine
Military Court Watch is an organisation founded by lawyers and other professionals based on the principles of the rule of law. Concerned that Palestinian children living under Israeli military law are not afforded their rights and protections under international law, Military Court Watch litigates, advocates and educates for these rights.
Gerard Horton is an Australian lawyer who has worked for over a decade representing and advocating for Palestinians living under military law.
Salwa Duaibis is a Palestinian human rights advocate who has worked for decades for the rights of women and children in the West Bank.