People of Australia Ambassadors a boost to multiculturalism

Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Helen Szoke has today hailed the appointment of the 40 People of Australia ambassadors nominated by the Australian public.
Wednesday 18 January 2012

Marlon Noble must be given chance to clear his name (2012 News)

Marlon Noble’s release after 10 years behind bars without a trial has been welcomed by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda and Disability Discrimination Commissioner Graeme Innes.
Monday 9 January 2012

Humour, passion and emotion on display on the big day (2011 News)

With plans already underway to make next year’s 25th anniversary Human Rights Awards the best ever, the Commission has just released a video highlighting the emotion, humour and elation on display at this year’s Awards.
Friday 23 December 2011

Neighbours congratulated for depicting real suburban Australia (2011 News)

Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Helen Szoke says Australian soap drama Neighbours should be strongly congratulated on its plans to make an Indian family a regular fixture on Ramsay Street.
Thursday 15 December 2011

Final report on the Economic Potential of Senior Australians (2011 News)

On 30 March this year, the Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer, the Hon Wayne Swan MP and the Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, the Hon Mark Butler MP announced the establishment of the Advisory Panel on the Economic Potential of Senior...
Monday 12 December 2011