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Cover of A Conversation in gender equality (2017)

A Conversation in Gender Equality (2017)

In the second half of 2016, Federal Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins travelled to every state and territory to learn about Australia’s progress towards gender equality.
2017
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Supporting workplaces to end workplace sexual harassment: A Guide for Small Businesses in Australia

Most small businesses and small business people would like to think that sexual harassment is not something that could happen in their workplace.  Research carried out by the Commission found that sexual harassment in workplaces is quite common and...
2015
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Supporting Working Parents: Pregnancy and Return to Work National Review - Report

In 2013, the Australian Government asked the Sex Discrimination Commissioner, on behalf of the Australian Human Rights Commission, to undertake a National Review into discrimination related to pregnancy, parental leave and return to work after...
2014
Cover - Ending workplace sexual harassment: A resource for small, medium and large employers

Ending workplace sexual harassment: A resource for small, medium and large employers

The resource aims to assist small, medium and large employers to understand and meet their legal obligations under the Sex Discrimination Act. It also provides practical guidance on how employers can prevent sexual harassment and how to respond...
2014
Cover - Recognising and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace: Information for employees

Recognising and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace: Information for employees

Sexual harassment is any unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature. If a reasonable person would anticipate this behaviour might make you feel offended, humiliated or intimidated, it may be sexual harassment. Sexual harassment is unlawful under the Sex...
2014
Cover - Review into the Treatment of Women in the Australian Defence Force Audit Report 2014

Review into the Treatment of Women in the Australian Defence Force • Audit Report • 2014

The audit has provided an important opportunity to examine the progress of the ADF in implementing the recommendations. Overall, the ADF has made significant progress across a range of areas and is to be commended for its efforts. This Report...
2014
Cover - It starts with us: The Leadership Shadow

It starts with us - The Leadership Shadow

Chief Executive Women and the Male Champions of Change share a common goal: to make a significant and sustainable change to the low levels of women in leadership in Australia. We are working together to identify approaches, put them into practice...
2014
Cover of the 2013 Male Champions of Change report - 'Accelerating the advancement of women in leadership: Listening, Learning, Leading'

Accelerating the advancement of women in leadership: Listening, Learning, Leading

Tapping into the full talent pool will give us a diversity advantage, creating commercial, societal and economic value. If we want gender balance to be the norm in our organisations, we must create the conditions and cultures that enable both men...
2013

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