Story: Multilateral organisations

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, 1965

In 1965 the 11th conference of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association was held in Wellington. The delegates are shown here grouped on the steps of Parliament. The association was formed in 1911, and was known as the Empire Parliamentary Association until 1948. It promoted parliamentary democracy and human rights, and remained active in the 2000s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1965/4612

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Rod Alley, 'Multilateral organisations - New Zealand and multilateralism', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 5 December 2023)

Story by Rod Alley, published 20 Jun 2012