Article Title:Human Rights conference gets funding boost
Category:Out Games News
Author or Credit:GayNZ.com Daily News staff
Published on:4th March 2011 - 09:12 am
Published by:GayNZ.com
NDHA link:http://ndhadeliver.natlib.govt.nz/ArcAggregator/arcView/frameView/IE24797504/http://www.gaynz.com/articles/publish/39/article_10014.php
Note that the National Library of New Zealand (NDHA) website uses both cookies and frames. The first time you click on a link it first may take you to the archived front page of gaynz.com. Close the window and try again. This is because the NDHA website uses cookies and you cannot access an indiviual page without visiting the front page first
Story ID:10014
Text:The organisers of the Outgames Human Rights Conference have received US$35,000 in late funding. The money has come from a range of groups and has been provided for very specific purposes, including bringing people from particular groups in Asia to the conference. Over 258 people have registered for the conference so far, ahead of the closing date on 9 March. Keynote speaker Professor Vitit Muntarbhorn has had to withdraw due to United Nations commitments, however two other international speakers will take part. They are Boris Dittrich, Advocacy Director (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Program) Human Rights Watch, New York; and John Fisher, a New Zealander and human rights campaigner currently based in Geneva. GayNZ.com Daily News staff - 4th March 2011
Disclaimer:This page displays a version of the GayNZ.com article with all formatting and images removed. It was harvested automatically and some text content may not have been fully captured correctly: access this content at your own risk. A copy of the full article is available (off-line) at the Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand. This online version is provided for personal research and review and does not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of PrideNZ.com. If you have queries or concerns about this article please email us
Reproduction note:Just before GayNZ.com closed in May 2017, the website owners wrote this article about reproducing content from the website: "our work has always been available for glbti people to use and all we ask is that you not plagiarise it... if you use it anywhere please attribute it to GayNZ.com and where there is an authors name attached please acknowledge that writer."