Angelina and baby

Close the Gap: Indigenous Health Campaign

Working together to achieve health and life expectation equality for Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Thursday 7 December 2017
Artwork  Wiyi Yani U Thangani 2017, by WeAre27 Creative

Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women's Voices)

Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women’s Voices) builds on the legacy of the 1986 Women’s Business Report.
Friday 1 December 2017
Bringing them home -  artwork by Riki Salam, WeAre27 Creative

Bringing Them Home - interactive educational resource

Bringing them Home was the name given to the final report of the National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from Their Families conducted by the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission (now called...
Wednesday 22 November 2017
Phoenix Briscoe in Redfern in front of Aboriginal flag mural

Social Justice and Native Title Reports

Reports from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner
Thursday 1 December 2016

Indigenous Property Rights

In May 2015, the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda ...
Monday 2 May 2016
Photo: Cover of the 2012 Native Title report - Indigenous dancer

Native Title

Native title is a property right which reflects a relationship to land which is the very foundation of Indigenous religion, culture and well-being. The non-discriminatory protection of native title is a recognised human right.
Friday 27 November 2015
Photo: mighty tree

Constitution reform to recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the nations Constitution

The last few years have seen a growing feeling that the Constitution needs to be brought up to date to reflect the reality of Australia in the 21st century.
Thursday 1 January 2015
United Nations Declaration Logo

UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

The Commission has developed several resources to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to understand and protect their rights.
Friday 14 September 2007