Human rights in the 21st century

HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE 21ST CENTURY—REFLECTIONS ON THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTSAustralian Council for International Development National ConferenceHuman Rights in the 21st Century—People. Planet. Peace.Opening...
Tuesday 30 October 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

‘Vulnerability and the Law’ - UNSW

27 September 2018University of New South Wales Law Journal Launch of Thematic Issue on ‘Vulnerability and the Law’ Vol 41(3) 2018youtu.be/lgHVAJEiID4* Check against deliveryAcknowledgmentsI pay my respects to the Gadigal people of the Eora nation...
Thursday 27 September 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Alice Tay Lecture in Law and Human Rights 2018 - ‘Rights-mindedness’

‘Rights-mindedness’ — making human rights real in public service and community understanding 70 years after the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human RightsAlice Tay Lecture in Law and Human Rights 2018 Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher...
Tuesday 25 September 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Empowering Women, Changing Lives: Keeping Women out of Prison

5th Annual Empowering Women Changing Lives Parliament House BreakfastParliament House, Macquarie Street, SydneyTuesday 18 September 2018 Good morning. I acknowledge the Gadigal people of the Eora nation whose land we all meet on today, and their...
Tuesday 18 September 2018
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

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

Intersectionality of age and gender

Intersectionality of age and gender7th National Australian Women Lawyers Conference'Investing in the future'(Check against delivery)26 August 2018“Older people” are often thought of as one homogenous group. How often have we heard – what do “older...
Friday 7 September 2018
Dr Kay Patterson, Age Discrimination Commissioner

Launch of Gilbert and Tobin papers addressing discrimination against people...

Recognition: A pathway to realising our rights and ending discriminationIntroduction in BunubaI recognise the Gadigal people of the Eora nation, and pay my respects to their elders past, present and emerging.Good morning everyone, and welcome to the...
Tuesday 4 September 2018
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

Human rights are not a foreign language

Human Rights are not a foreign language—reflections on the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human RightsEmeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AMPresident, Australian Human Rights CommissionUniversity of Adelaide Faculty of LawTuesday...
Tuesday 4 September 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Speech to NSW & ACT Professional Standards Network

 IntroductionI would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional custodians of the land on which we meet today, the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, and pay my respects to elders past, present and future.Many thanks to all of you for the chance...
Wednesday 29 August 2018
Megan Mitchell, Children's Commissioner

Confronting the Return of Race Politics

Confronting the Return of Race PoliticsDr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination CommissionerLecture to the Whitlam Institute, Western Sydney University6 August 2018 (6.30pm)Check against deliveryI join in acknowledging the Darug people as the...
Monday 6 August 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

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