Child-friendly version of the Children's Rights Report 2014

In December 2014, the National Children's Commissioner published a child-friendly version of her Children’s Rights Report 2014. The child-friendly report is a short, easy-to-read summary of the contents of the National Children's Commissioner's...
Monday 8 December 2014 to Wednesday 31 December 2014

Privacy resources

The Convention on the Rights of the Child (the CRC) gives children and young people special rights to privacy, and in some cases these rights should be protected by the law.Article 16 of the CRC states:1. No child shall be subjected to arbitrary or...
Monday 17 November 2014 to Tuesday 30 December 2014
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Statement of Intent on Children's Rights in Early Childhood Education and Care

In 2014, the National Children's Commissioner worked with Early Childhood Australia (ECA) to develop a Statement of Intent on Children’s Rights in Early Childhood Education and Care (Statement of Intent).The Statement of Intent identifies priority...
Tuesday 26 August 2014 to Tuesday 30 June 2015

Child friendly version of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child’s Concluding Observations

In 2012, the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child, which monitors how Australia meets its obligations to the Convention on the Rights of the Child, issued its Concluding Observations on Australia’s progress.During 2014, the National...
Monday 3 March 2014 to Friday 14 November 2014
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The Big Banter

The Big Banter has come to an end but let’s keep the conversation going! Find out how here..
Thursday 11 April 2013 to Monday 30 September 2013
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Back Me Up

The campaign was launched to encourage young people to support their friends targeted by cyberbullying.
Friday 1 June 2012 to Tuesday 12 November 2013
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National Inquiry into Children in Immigration Detention

The Australian Human Rights Commission’s (then known as the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission) National Inquiry into Children in Immigration Detention was announced on 28 November 2001. The Inquiry was conducted throughout 2002. It...
Wednesday 28 November 2001 to Thursday 13 May 2004