Removal of super age cap sends a strong message (2011 News)

Assistant Treasurer Bill Shorten’s announcement that the age bar for superannuation guarantee contributions would be lifted completely was a significant achievement in the fight against age discrimination, said Age Discrimination Commissioner Susan...
Wednesday 2 November 2011

2010-2011 Annual Report tabled today (2011 News)

This year’s Annual Report describes the diverse range of activities undertaken by the Commission during 2010-2011 in pursuit of its statutory responsibilities and its vision of an Australian society where human rights are enjoyed by everyone,...
Tuesday 1 November 2011

2011 News: Social Justice Commissioner applauds smash repair apprentices (2011...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda said the Smash Repair Industry Training Program for Indigenous Youth was developed to provide employment opportunities.
Monday 31 October 2011

All Australians to be included in Anti-Racism Partnership Strategy (2011 News)

Race Discrimination Commissioner, Dr Helen Szoke today said that the entire Australian community will be consulted as part of the new National Anti-Racism Partnership Strategy.
Friday 28 October 2011

Indigenous communities must address lateral violence (2011 News)

This lateral violence or ‘internalised colonialism’ is the central theme of the 2011 Eddie Koiki Mabo lecture Commissioner Gooda is delivering.
Monday 24 October 2011