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Is poverty to be the reward for a life spent caring?

I would like to start by acknowledging that we are here today on the land of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. I pay my respects to their elders past and present. I have had the great honour of meeting many inspirational Indigenous women in my role – their energy, courage and determination leaves me in awe.

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Commission Commission – General

Captioned Movies to Hit the Big Screen

Cinemas in Melbourne and Sydney will carry out a two-month trial of captioned movies as part of an inquiry into making cinema more accessible to people who are deaf or have a hearing impairment.

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Thank you so much for inviting me to be part of this launch today. And what a great effort it has been on the part of the Committee- busy people with never enough time, let’s not ask them how their work-life balance has been over the past two years as they have worked their way through this.

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Commission Commission – General

Compensation proposal welcomed by Human Rights Commission

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, Dr William Jonas, welcomes today's motion in the Senate concerning outstanding issues relating to the recommendations of the stolen generations report - Bringing Them Home.

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