Ms Padma Raman

Padma Raman Awarded Public Service Medal

The Governor-General has awarded the Public Service Medal to Executive Director of the Australian Human Rights Commission, Padma Raman.The Medal recognises “outstanding service” by employees of the federal, state, territory and local governments....
Monday 11 June 2018
Cultural Diversity Forum

Commissioner hosts Cultural Diversity and Leadership Forum

Leaders from Australian business, government, media and higher education joined a Cultural Diversity and Leadership Forum on 7 June, hosted by Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane in Sydney.The event was an initiative of the...
Friday 8 June 2018
Young leaders with Tim Soutphommasane

Mentoring the next generation of anti-racism advocates

The Australian Human Rights Commission has partnered with the Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network to deliver a National Youth Anti-Racism Initiative.Twenty youth leaders from around Australia met in Melbourne on 5 June to begin a two-day leadership...
Wednesday 6 June 2018
Human Rights Awards

Nominations wanted for the 2018 Human Rights Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Australian Human Rights Awards.“Our annual Human Rights Awards acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of the many extraordinary Australians who quietly advance human rights in the community,” said Australian...
Tuesday 29 May 2018
Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane

Commissioner delivers anti-racism message to media agencies

Race Discrimination Commissioner Tim Soutphommasane has highlighted the need to embrace cultural diversity and to recognise racism in a speech to executives from advertising, media and communications agencies on 28 May.The Commissioner told the...
Monday 28 May 2018

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