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Professor Gillian Triggs and Robynne Quiggin
Australian Human Rights Commission President Gillian Triggs and Deputy Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Robynne Quiggin today launch the Social Justice and Native Title Report 2016.The document is a state-of-the-...
Wednesday 7 December 2016
Tim Soutphommasane and Ian Narev
A group of eight leaders from Australian business, academia and government have agreed to promote diversity in leadership through a newly-established Leadership Council on Cultural Diversity.Members of the Council include PwC Australia’s CEO Luke...
Tuesday 6 December 2016
Soccer game with boys of diverse backgrounds
There has been considerable public interest in the Commission’s complaint handling processes under the Australian Human Rights Commission Act 1986.  There has been particular interest In the Commission’s handling of complaints under the Racial...
Monday 7 November 2016
Finalist logos and photo for Racism It Stops With Me Award. See story for names.
Five finalists have been selected for the 2016 Racism. It Stops With Me award, to be presented on 9 December as part of the annual Human Rights Awards.The Racism. It Stops With Me award recognises the contribution of individuals and organisations to...
Friday 4 November 2016
Image of the resources launched under 'Building Belonging'.
National Children’s Commissioner Megan Mitchell and Federal Senator Malarndirri McCarthy today launched a suite of early childhood education resources to help educators tackle racial prejudice.‘Building Belonging’ is a comprehensive toolkit of early...
Friday 7 October 2016

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