Women of the World Festival 2018

Yaningi warangira ngindaji yuwa muwayi ingirranggu, Wurundjeri yani U. Balangarri wadjirragali jarra ningi – gamali ngindaji yau muwayi nyirrami ngarri thangani. Yaningi miya ngindaji Muwayi ingga winyira ngarragi thangani.  Yathawarra, wilalawarra...
Friday 6 April 2018
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

Closing remarks at "Beyond food festivals" panel

Closing remarks at “Beyond food festivals: Practical actions to build diversity and create inclusive workplaces”21 March 2018Department of the Prime Minister and CabinetCanberra ACTEdited transcriptThe 21st of March is a day of many sides. We all...
Wednesday 21 March 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

Remarks at the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination...

Remarks at the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Morning Tea20 March 2018Australian Human Rights Commission, SydneyEdited transcriptTomorrow, the 21st of March, is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial...
Tuesday 20 March 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

Speech to the UN Human Rights Council

Speech to UN Human Rights Council (By videolink)19 March 2018Whether it is prejudice, intolerance or discrimination, there can be no place for racism in the society of nations. As we mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial...
Monday 19 March 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

United Nations CSW62 Side Event : Wiyi Yani U Thangani Project

Thank you…[Play video of Magnolia and then begin slide show of women’s photos]  I want to acknowledge all of the indigenous people here today, from across the many nations of the United States and from the many countries and lands across this earth....
Friday 16 March 2018
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

Registered, persecuted, annihilated: the sick and disabled under National...

Registered, persecuted, annihilated: the sick and disabled under National Socialism  Erfast, verfolgt, vernichtet—kranke und behinderte Menschen im NationalsozialismusEmeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AMPresident, Australian Human Rights...
Thursday 8 March 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Sex Discrimination Commissioner delivers 2018 Pamela Denoon Lecture

2018 Pamela Denoon Lecture, ANUMonday 5th March 2018Good evening.I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet and paying my respects to their elders past, present and emerging.I would also like to...
Tuesday 6 March 2018
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

The Chinese presence in Australia

  The Chinese presence in Australia Speech to Western Sydney University conference on ‘Community Sentiment and Chinese Australian Experiences’Western Sydney University, Parramatta1 March 2018Dr Tim SoutphommasaneRace Discrimination Commissioner*...
Thursday 1 March 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

Rights of Older Australians: Ageing and Advocacy

Both the study of gerontology and issues of ageing have shaped where I am today and my current role as Age Discrimination Commissioner.Background – gerontology and ageing advocacyIn the late 1970s and early 80s, I was teaching health science...
Tuesday 13 February 2018
Dr Kay Patterson, Age Discrimination Commissioner

Reconciliation South Australia: 10th Anniversary of the Apology

AcknowledgementsYaningi warangira ngindaji yuwa muwayi ingirranggu, Kaurna yani U. Balangarri wadjirragali jarra ningi – gamali ngindaji yau muwayi nyirrami ngarri thangani. Yaningi miya ngindaji Muwayi ingga winyira ngarragi thangani.  Yathawarra,...
Monday 12 February 2018
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

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