52nd Human Rights Council Statement - Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
20 March 2023
On 20 March 2023, Law Council President, Mr Luke Murphy, presented an oral statement before the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar during the 52nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council. The statement, which was co-sponsored by the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute, expressed concern regarding the Myanmar military’s weaponisation of the legal system to entrench its power, conceal human rights abuses, and avoid accountability.
Read the full statement here.