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New LGBTQIA+ Inclusion Strategy To Promote Equality
Sydney’s first Centre for LGBTQIA History and Culture opens at the Old Darlinghurst Police Station
Celebrating International Women’s Day
How can artificial intelligence improve security entrances?
UN expert: No time to lose as UK declares violence against women a “national threat”
Centenary Of Women’s Suffrage Fountain
Gender apartheid must be recognised as a crime against humanity, UN experts say
From bridge to chess, why men outperform women at ‘mindsports’ – and what to do about it
UN experts appalled by reported human rights violations against Palestinian women and girls: Israel/oPt
UK’s Rwanda asylum moves undercut core human rights protections – UN Human Rights Chief
UN experts call on Houthi de facto authorities to halt execution of human rights defender Fatima Al-Arwali: Yemen
NZ is bound by international mental health agreements – statistics for Māori show we’re failing to uphold them
Government’s safety improvements for offshore workers welcomed by union
Report results aim to increase women in construction
Sex work industry to be decriminalised
ACTU welcomes government announcement to strengthen safety for offshore oil and gas workers 
Improving safety for the offshore resources sector workforce
End convictions and deplorable detention conditions for human rights defenders, UN experts say: Viet Nam
Building legacy of inclusion
Review of harassment in legal profession
Academy welcomes diversity in STEM review
Engineering a diverse future for Australia’s STEM system
UN Women statement for the International Day for Women and Girls in Science
Türk warns of deepening human rights crisis following most violent month in two years: Haiti
UN expert to assess violence against women and girls: UK
Dementia Australia welcomes new appointment of Age Discrimination Commissioner
UN Child Rights Committee publishes findings on Bulgaria, Congo, Lithuania, Russian Federation, Senegal and South Africa
AMA submission calls for total ban on adverse genetic test results by life insurers
Indigenous Artwork Criminally Damaged
Statement of the Max Planck Society about Prof. Ghassan Hage
$1.6 million boost for Queensland disability advocacy
Scathing Closing the Gap Review shows it’s time to get serious about handing money and decisions over to First Nations people
Still no enforcement body to hold MPs to account, two years on
Joint Statement by the Presiding Officers on the second Annual Report on the implementation of recommendations from the Set the Standard report
Putting survivors at the forefront of the global movement to end female genital mutilation
Commission welcomes new Age Discrimination Commissioner
Appointment of Age Discrimination Commissioner
Genetic discrimination in life insurance must end
Judges must be free to speak about racial and gender inequity, says UN expert: USA
25 million people in dire humanitarian need, say UN experts: Sudan
Statement From Minister For Equality
Millions of Australians have a chronic illness. So why aren’t employers accommodating them?
Shine bright on International Women’s Day in Warragul
Appointment of Race Discrimination Commissioner
Commission welcomes new Race Discrimination Commissioner
Stay on top of workplace rules in 2024
Taliban’s arbitrary arrests and detention of women and girls over dress code must end immediately, UN experts say: Afghanistan
Equal-access model not the answer to encouraging legitimate discrimination claims