Launch of Rights of Passage: Dr Sev Ozdowski (2005)

I would like to welcome everybody to the launch of Rights of Passage: A Dialogue with Young Australians about Human Rights. I thank you all for coming.

2011 Alert: Have you nominated your Human Rights hero? Hurry! Nominations close...

Know someone who should be in the running for the Human Rights Awards and just haven’t got round to nominating yet? Don’t worry there’s still time!

Providing Access to All

Some of us are women and some are men; some of us brought new names and accents in recent decades and some of us have Australian ancestry reaching back tens of thousands of years; and some of us have one or more disabilities.

‘Women’s achievements: untold stories’ (2008)

I want to begin by acknowledging that we are gathered here today on the traditional land of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation. I pay my deepest respects to their elders past and present. I would also like to acknowledge Her Excellency Governor...

Pod Rights transcript - Episode 23

Graeme Innes: Hello and welcome to PodRights, the series of podcasts from the Australian Human Rights Commission. I’m Graeme Innes, the Disability and Race Discrimination Commissioner.

President Speech: ‘Women as Agents of Change’: Balancing the scales

I would like to begin by also acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, the Gadigal people of the Eora nation. I pay my respects to their elders past and present. In particular, I would like to acknowledge the inspirational...

The Participation of Indigenous Peoples in the United Nations System's...

At the outset, I would like to extend my warmest thanks for the invitation addressed to me to present my views concerning on timing and important subject entitled: "the participation of Indigenous Peoples in the political institutions of the United...

1996 Kenneth Jenkins Oration

I am honoured and delighted to be here to deliver the Kenneth Jenkins Oration. My participation continues the involvement of members of the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission with this event.

MotherInc Luncheon

MotherInc Luncheon Speech delivered by Commissioner Pru Goward, Federal Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Sydney: Regent Hotel, 20 November 2001.

Launch of the 'Race for Business' Employment Package: Zita Antonios(...

Minister, distinguished guests and colleagues, let me begin as always by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land upon which we stand - the people of the Eora nation. And let me extend a very warm welcome to all of you too who have joined us...

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