Tag : Australian Human Rights Commission
The Australian Human Rights Commission is developing a national database of programs and services that assist people with disability in the criminal justice system.
Thursday, 6th March 2014
The Australian Human Rights Commission has called on all States and Territories to introduce a disability justice strategy after a new report finds people with disability are not…
Wednesday, 5th February 2014
The Australian Human Rights Commission is to sponsor an award for an accessible app that accommodates the needs of people with disability.
The Australian Human Rights Commission…
Thursday, 15th August 2013
New legislation supporting gender equality in the workplace has passed through the both houses of Federal Parliament.
The passage of the Equal Opportunity for Women in the Workplace…
Tuesday, 27th November 2012
Not for Profits across Australia have joined in to support a National Anti-Racism Strategy called Racism. It Stops With Me.
Federal Race Discrimination Commissioner Dr Helen Szoke…
Friday, 24th August 2012
New legislation to improve captioning on Australian television to assist the deaf and hearing impaired has passed the Australian Senate and has been welcomed by Not for Profit organisations…
Tuesday, 26th June 2012
Legislation to establish a National Children’s Commissioner within the Australian Human Rights Commission has been introduced into the Federal Parliament.
Thursday, 24th May 2012
Captioning levels on subscription television services will be increased over the next three years, under an agreement reached between the Tuesday, 8th May 2012Australian Human Rights Commission
A coalition of Australia’s leading children and youth focused organisations has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement of the establishment of a National…
Monday, 30th April 2012
Australian Not for Profit organisations have renewed their calls for child refugees to be allowed to stay in Australia as the High Court decides upon their fate.
Both Baptcare and…
Monday, 22nd August 2011
The Senate has agreed to send the Malaysia deal to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee for inquiry and report back by September 22, 2011.
The inquiry comes after…
Thursday, 18th August 2011
Not for Profit organisations have joined the public outcry this week against the Government’s decision to send refugees – and in particular unaccompanied minors –…
Tuesday, 9th August 2011
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