2011 News: Government should not revive Malaysian agreement

The Commission has expressed its concern that the Migration Act and the Immigration (Guardianship of Children) Act will be amended to enable third-country processing of asylum seekers.
Monday 12 September 2011

2011 News: Deadline extended by one week

“We have had a run of nominations come in late last week and thought a one week extension would help those who have struggled to meet this year’s earlier  deadline,” Ms Branson said.
Monday 12 September 2011

2011 News: Getting older? Send us your stories

Age Discrimination Commissioner, Susan Ryan, is interested in hearing positive stories about ageing and sharing them with Australia through the Commission website.
Friday 9 September 2011

2011 News: Australia's sporting stars declare 'Sport is for everyone...

The program is a partnership between Federal, State and Territory Governments. It features a website promoting messages around safe, fair and inclusive sport for all.
Thursday 8 September 2011

2011 News: Need for better protection of children’s rights

It will be developing a list of issues to discuss with Australia when Australia appears before the Committee next year. A wide range of children’s right issues are covered in the Commission’s submission including legal protections for children’s...
Wednesday 7 September 2011