A child's hand holding an adults hand

Kinship care: Is there a better way?

The national Kinship Care Forum is underway today at the Australian Human Rights Commission, where an expert panel is meeting with government representatives, advocates and organisations to explore ways to overcome challenges in providing quality...
Thursday 23 August 2018
Karen Dawson-Sinclair, Megan Mitchell and Caryn Batty

Kinship carers: This struggle is real

Kinship carers have today shared their personal experiences at the national Kinship Care Forum in Sydney.The Forum, hosted at the Australian Human Rights Commission with the Association of Children’s Welfare Agencies (ACWA), looked at ways kinship...
Thursday 23 August 2018
Dr Soutphommasane with FECCA's Mohammad Al-Khafaji

Outgoing Race Commissioner calls for urgent action

The outgoing Race Discrimination Commissioner, Dr Tim Soutphommasane, has today called for urgent action on measures to reduce racism at the  launch of his final report before stepping down this week.The Report, Anti-Racism in 2018 and Beyond, is...
Tuesday 14 August 2018
Tim Soutphommasane

Australians urged to continue the fight against racism

The Race Discrimination Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane has given his final public address, urging Australians to continue the fight against racism, prejudice and discrimination.Speaking at the Whitlam Institute at the University of Western Sydney,...
Monday 6 August 2018
Nominations deadline extended - Sunday 19 August 2018

Human Rights Awards deadline extended: Nominate Now!

The Australian Human Rights Commission has extended the deadline for nominations for the 2018 Human Rights Awards to Sunday 19 August 2018.“Our annual Human Rights Awards acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of the many extraordinary...
Monday 6 August 2018

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