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Rights and freedoms - right by right

 As part of the development of our new website we are developing pages on human rights scrutiny by reference to each area of rights and obligations set out in the main human rights treaties which have been developed by the international community...
Monday 8 July 2013 to Tuesday 31 December 2013
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Fact or fiction? Stereotypes of older Australians

The damaging effects of negative stereotypes on the lives of older people
Friday 21 June 2013 to Wednesday 1 November 2017

Review of Universal Periodic Review commitments by Australia

What is the UPR and why does it matter | Commitments made at Australia's first UPR appearance | Review of commitments | CommentsWhat is the UPR and why does it matterThe Universal Periodic Review is a process undertaken by the United Nations Human...
Tuesday 11 June 2013 to Saturday 31 December 2016
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Women in male-dominated industries: A toolkit of strategies

This toolkit is designed to assist leaders in organisations to develop and implement constructive and sustainable strategies to increase the representation of women in non-traditional roles in male-dominated industries.
Tuesday 21 May 2013 to Saturday 21 December 2013

Counter-terrorism and human rights

Since the events in the United States on 11 September 2001, the Australian Government has introduced more than 40 new counter-terrorism laws. Amongst other things, these laws have created:
Wednesday 1 May 2013 to Monday 30 September 2013
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The Big Banter

The Big Banter has come to an end but let’s keep the conversation going! Find out how here..
Thursday 11 April 2013 to Monday 30 September 2013
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Twenty Years: Twenty Stories

Celebrating 20 years of the Disability Discrimination Act
Friday 1 March 2013 to Tuesday 31 December 2013
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Transport accessibility

Planes, trains, buses, taxis - all should be accessible
Wednesday 20 February 2013 to Tuesday 1 July 2014
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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Equality

Do you think you have been discriminated against in employment for reasons relating to your sexuality? See our Complaints page for information on how to make a complaint to the Australian Human Rights Commission.
Tuesday 1 January 2013 to Sunday 1 December 2013
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Disability: violence harrasment and bullying

People with disability will be an integral part of all work in this area. We will also be pursuing specific opportunities to address violence, harassment and bullying against people with disability as part of the National Disability Strategy.
Tuesday 1 January 2013 to Wednesday 9 July 2014

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