Call for submissions

Reporting to the United Nations on Children's Rights

National Children’s Commissioner is submitting a report on children's rights to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child
Tuesday 6 November 2018
Artwork  Wiyi Yani U Thangani 2017, by WeAre27 Creative

Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women's Voices)

We're asking Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls to have your say
Tuesday 6 November 2018
Child Safe Organisations - National Principles

Child Safe Organisations

The National Children's Commissioner is leading the development of National Principles for Child Safe Organisations.
Friday 21 September 2018
Everyone's Business

National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces

The Australian Human Rights Commission is conducting a national inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces.
Wednesday 12 September 2018
University students in lecture theatre (stock photo)

University sexual assault and sexual harassment project

The Australian Human Rights Commission has undertaken a National University Student Survey on Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment.
Wednesday 1 August 2018
University of New England building, at night time.

University of New England College Review

The Australian Human Rights Commission has been engaged by the University of New England (UNE) to conduct an independent review of its seven residential colleges.Through the review process, the Commission is seeking to gain a comprehensive...
Friday 6 July 2018
Parliament House, Canberra

Human Rights Reports

Eleven reports from the President have been tabled in Parliament.
Monday 25 June 2018
OPCAT banner

OPCAT: Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture

The Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (OPCAT) is an international agreement aimed at preventing torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. OPCAT...
Tuesday 19 June 2018
computer hacker image, with text - how much does he know about you?

Human Rights and Technology

The Australian Human Rights Commission is undertaking a major project on the relationship between human rights and technology
Tuesday 22 May 2018