RightsTalk: David Malouf

Tuesday 8 October 2013
David Malouf is Australia’s most distinguished and admired writer of literary novels, essays and poetry and was the guest speaker for RightsTalk on Tuesday 1 October 2013 to coincide with International Day of Older Persons.

Podrights ep. 18 2013. Australia presents disability report card to UN

Monday 23 September 2013
In September 2013, Australia appeared before the Disability Convention Expert Committee in Geneva, Switzerland. Disability Discrimination Commissioner Graeme Innes was there, representing the Australian Human Rights Commission and joins us on...

Podrights 17: male Champions of Change – the Defence perspective

Monday 9 September 2013
In April 2010, the Commission was looking at the issue of how we can improve the representation of women in senior leadership positions in Australia, which resulted in Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick, negotiating to bring some...

Podrights ep. 16 2013. New race Discrimination Comissioner

Tuesday 27 August 2013
Dr Tim Soutphommassane has just joined the Australian Human Rights Commission as the new Race Discrimination Commissioner. Tim has a wealth of experience, both lived and learned, that he brings to his new role. His Wikipedia biography describes him...

RightsTalk Ron McCallum

Friday 16 August 2013
Professor Ron McCallum was the guest speaker for RightsTalk on Wednesday 14 August at the Human Rights Commission focusing on international monitoring of the Disabilities Convention.