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Inquiry into Australia's Human Rights Dialogues with China and Vietnam

On 25 June 2011 the Minister for Foreign Affairs, The Hon. Kevin Rudd MP, asked the Committee to inquire into and report on Australia's Human Rights Dialogues with China and Vietnam .

The Committee invites interested persons and organisations to make submissions addressing the terms of reference by Friday 5 August 2011. Please refer to our brochure called preparing a submission for more information.

In order to facilitate electronic publishing of submissions, the Committee would prefer them to be emailed to or sent on disk or CD-ROM to the Committee Secretariat in Microsoft Word® or Portable Document Format (PDF).

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