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Children's Rights Report 2016

This report outlines work the National Children's Commissioner has undertaken throughout 2015-16 to promote the human rights of children and young people in Australia. The main focus of the report is the Optional Protocol to the Convention against...
2016
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What does the Children's Rights Report 2016 say?

Hi!I’m Megan Mitchell, the National Children’s Commissioner.It’s my job to protect the rights of all children and young people in Australia and make sure that adults are helping them to grow up safe, happy and healthy.Each year I write a report to...
2016
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What does the Children’s Rights Report 2015 say?

Child friendly version of the 2015 Children's Rights Report. This is my third report. I am going to talk about the human rights of children and young people and the main things in my report.
2016
All I want is a life free from violence - extract cover

All I want is a life free from violence

In 2015 the National Children’s Commissioner conducted a national investigation into the impact of family and domestic violence on children. This document provides a summary of the key findings and recommendations from the national investigation....
2016
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Children's Rights Report 2015

The report outlines work the National Children's Commissioner has undertaken throughout 2014-15 to promote discussion and awareness of matters relating to the human rights of children and young people in Australia. It also discusses the progress of...
2015
Members of the ACCG

Australian Children’s Commissioners and Guardians Communique 20–21 May 2015

The ACCG meets twice each year, and aims to promote and protect the safety, well-being and rights of children and young people in Australia, and ensure that the best interests of children and young people are considered in public policy and program...
2015

Supporting young children's rights

Statement of intent (2015–2018) between Early Childhood Australia (ECA), its members and the National Children’s Commissioner at the Australian Human Rights Commission.
2015
What does the Children's Rights Report 2014 say - cover photo of quilt by young people

What does the Children’s Rights Report 2014 say?

Child friendly version of the 2014 Children's Rights Report. This is my second report. I am going to talk about the human rights of children and young people and the main things in my report.
2014
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Children's Rights Report 2014

The report outlines work the National Children's Commissioner has undertaken throughout 2013-14 to promote discussion and awareness of matters relating to the human rights of children and young people in Australia. The report also discusses the...
2014

Your Rights: How to Make Australia More Child Friendly

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...
2014

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