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Young Australians lodge human rights complaints with UN over alleged government inaction on climate

Five young people argue 2030 target fails to uphold the rights of young Australians

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Five young Australians, including members of and disability communities, have lodged three human rights complaints with the United Nations over what they claim is the Morrison government’s inaction on climate.

The complainants – aged between 14 and 24 years old – argue that the Australian government’s 2030 emissions reduction target fails to uphold the rights of every young person in Australia.

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