Rosalind Croucher, Padma Raman and Business & Human Rights delegates

Modern Slavery and Beyond

As the Federal Senate debates the Modern Slavery Bill this week, the 2018 Australian Dialogue on Business and Human Rights takes place in Sydney today with modern slavery prevention as the key theme.It’s the fifth time the Global Compact Network...
Tuesday 13 November 2018
Composite of photos of 2018 Human Rights Medal finalists

2018 Human Rights Medal - finalists announced

Photo: (top left to right) Dr Barri Phatarfod, Father Rod Bower, Antoinette Braybrook, (bottom left to right) The Hon Peter McClellan AM QC, Chrissie Foster and Catherine Barrett.Finalists for the most prestigious awards of its kind in Australia –...
Friday 9 November 2018
2018 Community Org Award finalists

2018 Community Organisation Award finalists

The judging panel for the 2018 Human Rights Awards has revealed the finalists for this year’s Community Organisation Award Category.62 organisations from around the country were nominated for their valuable contribution to the community.One of these...
Friday 26 October 2018
2018 Human Rights Awards

2018 Human Rights Business finalists announced

Five outstanding Australian business are in the running for the 2018 Human Rights Awards’ Business Award.They are;Gilbert + TobinFor over a decade, Gilbert + Tobin’s Indigenous Cadetship Program has been supporting Indigenous law students through...
Tuesday 23 October 2018
Human Rights and Technology

Rights and tech project moves into new phase

So far, more than 100 experts and community leaders have told the Commission what the rise of new technologies, like artificial intelligence, mean for our human rights.The Human Rights & Technology Project is creating a reform framework to...
Thursday 4 October 2018