COTA Tasmania

Monday 6 May 2019Parliament House, 1 Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania.(Check on delivery)• ThankCOTA Tasmania for inviting me to join you all today. Sue Leitch, COTA Tasmania CEO, for the introduction and you all for taking the time to be here...
Monday 6 May 2019
The Hon Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner

Human Rights Dinner 2019 - Human Rights Law Centre

Jalangurru lanygu balangarri. Yaningi warangira ngindaji yuwa muwayi ingirranggu, Gadigal yani U.I acknowledge the Gadigal people of Eora Nation whose land we gather on tonight, and all your elders past, present and emerging.And I acknowledge all of...
Friday 3 May 2019
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

40+ years of conciliation

The Australian Human Rights Commission and Conciliation—a 40+ year success story, but ….National Mediation ConferenceCanberraEmeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM[Professor Croucher spoke to this paper]
Wednesday 17 April 2019
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

National Mediation Conference 2019

Jalangurru lanygu balangarri. Yaningi warangira ngindaji yuwa muwayi ingirranggu, Nambiri, Ngunnawal yani U. Balangarri wadjirragali jarra ningi – gamali ngindaji yau muwayi nyirrami ngarri thangani. Yaningi miya ngindaji Muwayi ingga winyira...
Monday 15 April 2019
Ms June Oscar AO, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

Maximising the contribution of ageing Australians in our society and workplace

CEDA NSW Trustee LunchWednesday 27 March 2019(Dr Patterson spoke to this paper)Thank you for inviting me to join you today.I, too, acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land we gather on today, and pay my respects to the Gadigal peoples of the...
Wednesday 27 March 2019
The Hon Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner

‘Free and Equal’: Making Human Rights Education a Priority

National FutureSchools Expo and Conferences21 March 2019Melbourne I pay my respects to the Wurudjeri peoples of the Kulin nation who are the traditional custodians of this land—to their elders, past and present, and to the future generations, the...
Wednesday 27 March 2019
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

Nelson Mandela Day Commemorative Committee

 Thank you for the very kind welcome. May I extend particular thanks to the Nelson Mandela Day Commemorative Committee (NMDCC) for the invitation and for having me here this evening.Let me start by acknowledging the traditional custodians of this...
Saturday 23 March 2019
Chin Tan, Race Discrimination Commissioner

Harmony Day 2019

Thank you all for taking time out of your day to be here this morning – it’s a great pleasure to have you here on this important day.I’ll begin by acknowledging that we are on the land of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, and I pay my respects...
Thursday 21 March 2019
Chin Tan, Race Discrimination Commissioner

63rd Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

Australian & Canadian government & Australian Human Rights Commission side event:Sexual harassment in the workplace – a global perspective Monday 11 March, 1.15pm – 2.30pmLocation: Conference Room 11, UN Headquarters Keynote address – Kate...
Tuesday 12 March 2019
Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

To our children’s children, the glad tomorrow

Anglo-Australasian Lawyers SocietyLondon, 11 March 2019This evening, I want to talk about the framing of human rights in Australia. As I see it, we are very much at the crossroads of facing so many issues in the human rights firmament. By December...
Monday 11 March 2019
Rosalind Croucher AM, President

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