2011 News: Getting older? Send us your stories

Age Discrimination Commissioner, Susan Ryan, is interested in hearing positive stories about ageing and sharing them with Australia through the Commission website.
Friday 9 September 2011

2011 News: Australia's sporting stars declare 'Sport is for everyone...

The program is a partnership between Federal, State and Territory Governments. It features a website promoting messages around safe, fair and inclusive sport for all.
Thursday 8 September 2011

2011 News: Need for better protection of children’s rights

It will be developing a list of issues to discuss with Australia when Australia appears before the Committee next year. A wide range of children’s right issues are covered in the Commission’s submission including legal protections for children’s...
Wednesday 7 September 2011

2011 News: Only five days left to nominate your human rights hero

“This year is the 24th year that the Commission has honoured those in our community who have promoted and protected the human rights of others,” Commission President Catherine Branson QC said.
Monday 5 September 2011

2011 News: Equal Pay Day more than symbolic

Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick, said today that Equal Pay Day was extremely important given that, in 2011, a significant pay gap of 17.2% still exists between men and women.
Thursday 1 September 2011