2011 News: ADFA Review calls for submissions

“I would particularly like to encourage current and former ADFA cadets, ADFA graduates - especially those who have graduated in the last three years - ADFA personnel and the families and sponsor families of ADFA cadets to make submissions,” said...
Monday 27 June 2011

2011 News: We need to stop locking up Indigenous young offenders

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda has welcomed the release of a report which highlights over-representation of young Indigenous people in the criminal justice system as one of the most neglected but urgent...
Tuesday 21 June 2011

2011 News: Important role of National Human Rights Institutions recognised

The United Nations Human Rights Council has passed an historic resolution affirming the critical role of national human rights institutions in protecting human rights across the globe.
Monday 20 June 2011

2011 News: World Refugee Day should be a time to celebrate

Image reproduced with the permission of AMES © 2011.  Kunoo, a Karen refugee from Burma, with Gay Lew Talee, a harvest hand, and Adam Ballan, owner of Ballan Farms in Werribee, Victoria.
Monday 20 June 2011

2011 News: Intervention anniversary should motivate us to improve the way we do...

Marking four years tomorrow since the former Coalition Government announced the five-year Northern Territory Emergency Response, Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda said it was time to go back to basics.
Monday 20 June 2011