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Commonwealth Government Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Social Justice (Australian Human Rights Commission)
Provides information on the role of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, and information resources on social justice and human rights issues relating to indigenous Australians, including stolen children, indigenous health and native title
Commonwealth Government Australian Human Rights Commission
The Commission is a national independent statutory body responsible for resolving complaints of discrimination and human rights breaches, ensuring compliance with human rights laws, educating and promoting public awareness of human rights, and developing policy and legislation
Commonwealth Government Human rights and anti-discrimination
Australian Government Attorney-General's Department information on human rights and anti-discrimination
Commonwealth Government Human Rights Day
International Human Rights Day is held on December 10, the anniversary of the adoption by the United Nations of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Commonwealth Government Human Rights Medals and Awards
Details of the annual Human Rights Medals and Awards, which recognise the contribution of individuals and organisations who work to promote and protect human rights and overcome discrimination in Australia
Commonwealth Government National Anti-Racism Strategy for Australia
The National Anti-Racism Strategy was launched by the Australian Government on 24 August 2012. The strategy will be implemented in stages between 2012 and 2015
State Government Office of the Anti-Discrimination Commissioner
The Office advises Government on matters relating to discrimination and prohibited conduct. Includes links to complaint and other forms

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