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Building Social Cohesion in our Communities

Building Social Cohesion in our Communities is an interactive online resource to support local governments build strong, socially cohesive communities.
2015
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Tell Me About: Children in immigration detention in Nauru

On 13 August 2012 the Australian Government reintroduced a system of third country processing for asylum seekers who arrive by boat without a valid visa. Under this system these asylum seekers, including children, must be transferred to a third...
2015
Willing to Work Issues Paper: Australians with disability

Issues paper: Employment discrimination against Australians with disability

This Paper is one of two Issues Papers for the Willing to Work: National Inquiry into Employment Discrimination against Older Australians and Australians with Disability. This paper focuses on issues facing persons with disability, while the other...
2015
Willing to Work Issues Paper: Older Australians

Issues paper: Employment discrimination against older Australians

This Paper is the one of two Issues Papers for the Willing to Work: National Inquiry into Employment Discrimination against Older Australians and Australians with Disability. This paper focuses on issues facing older Australians, while the other...
2015
Know Your Rights Indigenous Brochure 2014

Know your rights: Aboriginal Torres Strait Islanders

This brochure explains what racial discrimination is and what you can do it you experience it, as well as the work of the Australian Human Rights Commission and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner in relation to...
2015
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Resilient Individuals: Sexual Orientation Gender Identity & Intersex Rights 2015

Message from the CommissionerThe role of the Human Rights Commissioner is to raise systemic public policy issues that impact on human rights, and seek reform.The Commission has in its legislation commissioners responsible for age, disability, race...
2015
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Annual Report 2013-14

The role of the Australian Human Rights Commission is to see that human rights and fundamental freedoms are understood and respected in law, policy and practice. The Commission is independent from government, with a legislative mandate, and...
2015

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