Artwork: ‘Many Tribes, One Community' by Wiradjuri Artist Uncle Paul Constable-Calcott

Disability Discrimination Commissioner explores disability in NT

Australia’s Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Alastair McEwin, is visiting the Northern Territory to explore the challenges faced by people with disability in remote and regional areas, in particular those experienced by people with disability...
Thursday 27 September 2018
National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces

Consultations begin for the National Workplace Sexual Harassment Inquiry

On 12 September 2018, the Australian Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins released the 4th national workplace sexual harassment survey.The results of the survey will be used to inform the next stage of the National Inquiry into Workplace...
Tuesday 25 September 2018
Tennant Creek High School students

Wiyi Yani U Thangani team heads to Queensland’s far north coast

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO is heading to the far north coast of Queensland next week, as part of the Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women’s Voices) project.Commissioner Oscar will be visiting Mapoon,...
Friday 21 September 2018
Commissioner June Oscar AO

Criminal Justice is in crisis says Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO says the criminal justice system in Australia is in crisis.Commissioner Oscar spoke at the Empowering Women, Changing Lives annual event in Sydney today, hosted by...
Tuesday 18 September 2018
Aged care worker talking to male resident

Commission welcomes announcement of a Royal Commission into aged care

The Australian Human Rights Commission welcomes the Federal Government’s announcement of a Royal Commission into aged care as reports of appalling mistreatment continue to emerge.Age Discrimination Commissioner, Dr Kay Patterson, says this issue...
Monday 17 September 2018

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