‘Shylock and anti-semitism—reflections on the 70th anniversary of the Universal...

 IntroductionI begin by acknowledging the traditional custodians of the land on which we meet and pay my respect to the elders, past and present, and to acknowledge emerging community leaders of the Wadjuk people of the Nyungar nation and...
Thursday 5 July 2018 to Friday 24 August 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Shifting beliefs about ageing

I am grateful to be with you today to talk about how we can begin to shift how people feel about the concept of ageing.
Friday 22 June 2018
Dr Kay Patterson, Age Discrimination Commissioner

Occasional Address — University of New South Wales graduation

21 June 2018*Check against delivery Chancellor, David Gonski AC, Dean, Professor George Williams AO, distinguished guests, graduating students and families. Graduations are such a special moment— not just in a university calendar, but also in your...
Thursday 21 June 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Launch of National Inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces

Thank you, Minister. Good morning everyone.I would like to start by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, and paying my respects to their elders past and present.In recent months, many women and men have come forward...
Wednesday 20 June 2018
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Women’s Club lunch

The role of the Australian Human Rights Commission as the national human rights body in promoting and protecting rights15 June 2018[Professor Croucher spoke to this paper. Check against delivery.]Thank you, Vice-President Virginia Gordon, for...
Friday 15 June 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Elder Abuse is Everybody’s Business

Aged Rights Advocacy Service World Elder Abuse Awareness Day ConferenceKeynote address: Elder Abuse is Everybody’s BusinessFriday, 15 June 2018(Check against delivery)Thank you Keith Conlon and congratulations Louise Herft for all the work you and...
Friday 15 June 2018
Dr Kay Patterson, Age Discrimination Commissioner

Introductory Remarks at the Kep Enderby Memorial Lecture 2018

Introductory RemarksDr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination CommissionerKep Enderby Memorial LectureSydney, 12 June 2018Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AMThe Hon. Susan Ryan AOThe Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMGKeir and Rosemary EnderbyUncle...
Tuesday 12 June 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

Standing together

Opening Remarks at the Third National Forum on Racial Tolerance and Community Harmony12 June 2018SydneyCheck against deliveryWe meet today on the land of the Gadigal people of the Eora nation, and I acknowledge their elders past and present.Welcome...
Tuesday 12 June 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

Diversity and the civic purpose of education

Diversity and the civic purpose of educationSpeech to University and Schools DinnerSt Andrew’s College, The University of Sydney31 May 2018Check against deliveryChancellor Belinda HutchinsonProf The Hon Dame Marie BashirAlister Henskens SC...
Thursday 31 May 2018
Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner

‘The role of the Australian Human Rights Commission as the national human...

   Freedom18—the limits of religious freedomNSW Parliament House 23 May 2018[Professor Croucher spoke to this paper]IntroductionI begin my presentation by acknowledging the traditional custodians of this land, and pay my respect to the elders, past...
Wednesday 23 May 2018
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

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