Chin Tan and Harmony Day guests

Celebrating harmony and eliminating racial discrimination

In the wake of the Christchurch tragedy, the Race Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan will hold a series of talks with Muslim communities across the country about their experiences of hate speech and violence.Speaking at a Harmony Day event in...
Thursday 21 March 2019
#turn to love ForChristchurch - vigil in Melbourne

Solidarity and unity after the Christchurch attack

The Race Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan has joined thousands at a vigil in Melbourne for the victims of the New Zealand terror attack.Commissioner Tan offered his condolences and deepest sympathies to the victims and their families.“We stand...
Tuesday 19 March 2019
Chin Tan and attendees at the African Australian Women's Day event

Celebrating African Australian women

By Siobhan RyanRace Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan spoke about the marginalisation of African Australian women at an International Women’s Day celebration hosted by the Community Migrant Resource Centre on March 7.The event celebrated African...
Friday 8 March 2019
Race Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan

National conversation needed about hate, prejudice and racism

The Race Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan has called for a national conversation about hate, prejudice and racism.Speaking in Wollongong last night, at the Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra’s Annual General Meeting, Commissioner Tan...
Thursday 6 December 2018
Chin Tan

Commissioner Tan meets with African Australian communities

The Race Discrimination Commissioner Chin Tan has told members of African Australian communities he wants to continue working together to combat racism and promote social harmony.Speaking at the African Think Tank Conference Dinner in Melbourne,...
Monday 12 November 2018