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Roundtable on human rights and mega sporting events in the Commonwealth

Roundtable on human rights and mega sporting events in the CommonwealthOn 31 October 2016 the Australian Human Rights Commission and KPMG co-hosted a roundtable on human rights and mega sporting events in the Commonwealth on 31 October 2016 in...
Friday 4 November 2016 to Saturday 31 December 2016
Willing to work

Willing to Work: National Inquiry into Employment Discrimination Against Older Australians and Australians with Disability

National Inquiry into Employment Discrimination against Older Australians and Australians with Disability
Monday 25 July 2016 to Thursday 22 September 2016
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Race Discrimination Commissioner's Student Prize 2016

2016 Race Discrimination Commissioner's Student Prize is an annual competition for school students aimed to promote research and discussion of racism among young people.
Thursday 23 June 2016 to Friday 28 October 2016
Human Rights Commissioner, Tim Wilson

Religious Freedom Roundtable

At the commencement of his term, the Human Rights Commissioner, Tim Wilson conducted a national consultation on rights and responsibilities. The outcomes from this consultation are outlined in the Rights and Responsibilities Consultation Report 2015...
Thursday 5 November 2015 to Friday 19 February 2016
Rights & Responsibilities 2014

Rights & Responsibilities 2014

The Human Rights Commissioner is conducting a national consultation about how well we currently protect people’s rights and freedoms in Australia.
Tuesday 17 March 2015 to Friday 19 February 2016
40 years of the Racial Discrimination Act - RDA @40 Conference. Sydney 19-20 February 2015

RDA@40 Conference 2015 - 40 years of the Racial Discrimination Act

The year 2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), Australia’s first federal human rights and anti-discrimination legislation.
Thursday 1 January 2015 to Friday 20 February 2015

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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Sogi's Story

This is SOGI’s Story, but it’s many others too.Discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity is pervasive across many parts of the world. Addressing this burden of discrimination has been identified as a key issue by the...
Tuesday 30 September 2014 to Wednesday 30 September 2015
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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

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