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Close the gap 2017 - progress and priorities report cover

Close the Gap - Progress & Priorities report 2017

Closing the gap in health equality between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians is an agreed national priority. The Campaign continues to grow each year with 220,000 pledges having been made from across the Australian...
2017
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Social Justice and Native Title Report 2016

As Acting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner and Deputy Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, we are pleased to present the Social Justice and Native Title Report 2016.
2016
2016 Progress & Priorities report cover page

Close the Gap - Progress & Priorities report 2016

The Close the Gap Progress and priorities report 2016 was launched at Parliament House in Canberra on 10 February 2016 The report makes a number of recommendations and calls on governments to make Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and...
2016
Social Justice and Native Title Report 2015

Social Justice and Native Title Report 2015

Executive SummaryI am delighted to present my sixth Social Justice and Native Title Report 2015 as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner.I am required to report every year to Parliament on the exercise and enjoyment of...
2015

Native Title Reports

Under the Native Title Act 1993, the Social Justice Commissioner is required to prepare a Native Title Report each year for federal Parliament. Through these reports the Commissioner gives a human rights perspective on native title issues and...
2015
Cover photograph: Glen Campbell/Fairfax Syndication (2012). Caption: Lionel Bulsey, 42, drives a monster truck at the Argyle Diamonds mine in the Northern Territory.

Targeted recruitment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

This guideline will help employers to use the ‘special measure’ provisions in the federal Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) and state and territory discrimination laws, to target Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for recruitment.
2015
Know Your Rights Indigenous Brochure 2014

Know your rights: Aboriginal Torres Strait Islanders

This brochure explains what racial discrimination is and what you can do it you experience it, as well as the work of the Australian Human Rights Commission and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner in relation to...
2015
Cover of Close the Gap 2015 report - a smiling Indigenous young man

Close the Gap - Progress and priorities report 2015

In the spirit of an open and constructive dialogue between government, the wider community, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the Close the Gap Campaign annually produces this progress and priorities report alongside the Prime...
2015
Cover - Social Justice and Native Title Report 2014

Social Justice and Native Title Report 2014

One of my primary responsibilities is to report annually on the enjoyment and exercise of human rights by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. I also report annually on the operation of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) (the Native Title...
2014
Images from the Community Guide to the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Declaration Dialogue Series

Implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples – Declaration Dialogue Series
2014

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