National Press Club: Everyone's Business: 2018 Sexual Harassment Survey

  Kate Jenkins CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY I acknowledge the traditional owners of this land, the Ngunnawal people, and pay my respects to their elders past, present and emerging.Change takes timeIn my role as Sex Discrimination Commissioner, many people...
Wednesday 12 September 2018
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Launch of National Inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces

Thank you, Minister. Good morning everyone.I would like to start by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, and paying my respects to their elders past and present.In recent months, many women and men have come forward...
Wednesday 20 June 2018
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Human rights and violence against women: ANROWS National Conference

Good afternoon.I would like to start by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, the Gadigal people of the Eora nation, and paying my respects to their elders past and present.I am very pleased to be here today to speak to...
Wednesday 16 May 2018
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

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

Sexual Harassment - Safer Workplaces

The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins delivered the keynote address at the Women in Film and TV NSW - Safer Workplaces Strategies forum.Good morning everyone. I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on...
Thursday 14 December 2017
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Launch of Change the Course: National report on sexual assault and sexual...

  1 August 2017[Check against delivery]I am pleased to launch the Change the course: National report on sexual assault and sexual harassment at Australian universities. IntroductionThis report marks a huge milestone.For decades, university students...
Tuesday 1 August 2017
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Launch of the 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women report

Launch of CSW61 Report Back ReportParliamentary Group on Population and DevelopmentThursday 22 June 2017Event: 11:00am - 12:00pmAustralian Parliament HouseThe report was launched by Minister for Women Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash before members of...
Thursday 22 June 2017
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Opening statement to the Inquiry into the Fairer Paid Parental Leave Bill 2016

Senators, I am very grateful for the opportunity to appear before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee today.As Sex Discrimination Commissioner, I have a particular concern for ensuring that legislative reforms support and advance gender...
Wednesday 1 February 2017
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

National Press Club speech - Kate Jenkins

  ‘Accelerating change: gender equality from the household to the workplace’Kate JenkinsSex Discrimination CommissionerAustralian Human Rights Commission National Press Club 20 April 2016 CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYI would like to acknowledge the...
Wednesday 20 April 2016
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner