Young person talking to camera
Majak Daw and Jamie Macmillan from the North Melbourne Football Club have helped launch Be Brave, Speak Up, a youth-led campaign to encourage young people to take a stand against racism.A small group of young people from the not-for-profit youth...
Monday 2 July 2018
Leaders from Commonwealth, State & Territory government departments and agencies have met to discuss institutional racism.
Leaders from Commonwealth, State and Territory government departments and agencies met in Canberra on 14 June to discuss institutional racism.The Australian Human Rights Commission hosted the event as part of its National Anti-Racism Strategy, in...
Friday 15 June 2018
Young leaders with Tim Soutphommasane
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
Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar AO has told a Senate Estimates committee of her personal experiences of racism.Appearing at the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee in Canberra,...
Thursday 24 May 2018
Leading for Change report launch
University of Sydney Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence and Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Tim Soutphommasane launched the Australian Human Rights Commission report Leading for Change: A blueprint for cultural diversity and inclusive leadership...
Thursday 12 April 2018