Commissioner June Oscar

Because of Her We Can: Commissioner Oscar at NAIDOC Women's Conference

The Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO has celebrated NAIDOC Week with hundreds of First Nations women at the historic National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s conference in Sydney.The two day event has celebrated this year’s...
Thursday 12 July 2018
Sexual Harassment Inquiry submissions open

Submissions open for world first inquiry into workplace sexual harassment

The Australian Human Rights Commission is calling for submissions to the National Inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces.The National Inquiry, led by the Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins, would like to hear from...
Monday 9 July 2018
Commissioner June Oscar in Perth for the Wiyi Yani U Thangani talks

NAIDOC 2018: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls invited to...

As Australians prepare to mark NAIDOC Week 2018, the Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO is inviting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls to take part in the Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women’s Voices) project, through a new online...
Saturday 7 July 2018
Commissioner Kate Jenkins at CEDAW

Commissioner Jenkins appears before UN Committee on the Elimination of...

The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins has appeared before the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW).The CEDAW Committee, is meeting in Geneva to review Australia’s compliance with the...
Wednesday 4 July 2018
people walking to work, rushing on busy street

Criminal record discrimination

This article by Commission President Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher was published in the Australian July 4, 2018I recently provided a report to the Attorney-General about a man who claimed that he had been refused a job because of his criminal...
Wednesday 4 July 2018

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