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New human rights education resources released

Rights Rights and Freedoms
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People Statistics

A new and improved version of the Commission’s resource, Face the Facts, is now online.

Face the Facts provides accurate and easy to understand information on some of the key areas of the Commission’s work. The new series offers short and easy to use fact-sheets, with useful links and engaging infographics for each topic, which are useful for students, teachers and the general public.

Face the Facts was first published in 1997 and has consistently been one of Commission's most requested publications.

The latest version of Face the Facts features an expanded range of topics which now covers:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples
  • Children’s Rights
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Disability Rights
  • Gender Equality
  • Refugees and Asylum Seekers
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersexual People
  • Older Australians

The Face the Facts resources can be downloaded in Word of PDF or viewed online at the Commission’s website here

Also available is a resource which compiles all 8 topics, which can be downloaded in Word or PDF