2011 Alert: Human rights: something we all have in common

Last week, Australian Human Rights President Cathy Branson launched the Commission’s new human rights engagement project ‘Something in Common’.

2011 Alert: Five year anniversary of 'Close the Gap' - National Press...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, Mick Gooda, and  National Coordinator Tackling Indigenous Smoking, Dr Tom Calma, are Co-chairs of the Close the Gap Campaign for Indigenous Health Equality. They will  answer this...

2011 Alert: Reports lay out groundwork for year of change for Aboriginal and...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda will launch his first Social Justice and Native Title Reports in Sydney this Friday (11 February).

2011 Alert: Discussion Paper: Inquiry into the treatment of individuals...

The Australian Human Rights Commission today released a Discussion Paper calling for submissions to the Inquiry into the treatment of individuals suspected of people smuggling offences who say they are children.

2010 Alert: Launch to help bring UN Declaration to life

A plain English guide to help make Indigenous rights front and centre in Australian society is being launched this afternoon, Monday (13 December), in Sydney at the Australian Human Rights Commission.

2011 Alert: National Anti-Racism Partnership and Strategy Consultative Forum

Racism affects all Australians. As part of the federal government’s new multicultural policy, the National Anti-Racism Partnership and Strategy brings together key government agencies and NGOs to remove the spectre of racism in Australia.

2010 Alert: Major human rights speech to focus on bullying

Violence, harassment and bullying in Australia will come under the spotlight at the Australian Human Rights Commission’s annual Human Rights Medals and Awards Ceremony in Sydney on Friday, 10 December.

2011 Alert: Launch of the 2011 Social Justice and Native Title Reports

Back to media alerts Friday, 4 November 2011 Launch of the 2011 Social Justice and Native Title Reports The details are as follows: When: Friday, 25 November 2011 – 9am for 9:30am Where: The Foyer, New Law Building...

2011 Alert: Male Champions of Change research launch

“Male Champions of Change” The Male Champions of Change are leaders of large Australian organisations committed to driving cultural change to increase the number of women in decision making roles. They commissioned the development of a practical...

2011 Alert: Have you nominated your Human Rights hero? Hurry! Nominations close...

Know someone who should be in the running for the Human Rights Awards and just haven’t got round to nominating yet? Don’t worry there’s still time!

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