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News and updates from the Australian Human Rights Commission
SummaryThe Australian Human Rights Commission makes this submission to the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) in relation to its Review of the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) Bill 2020 (Cth) (the Bill) introduced by the Australian Government.
Leading disability rights advocate Rosemary Kayess will give the 2020 Human Rights Day Oration today.
Last year’s Human Rights Medal winner, and a contributor to the drafting of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), Rosemary Kayess will discuss the social transformation of CRPD and the impact it has had on the community as well as her work with the Disability Royal Commission.
Rosemary will be in conversation with ABC’s disability affairs reporter, Nas Campanella.
Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM
President of the Australian Human Rights Commission
Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM is President of the Australian Human Rights Commission.
The Australian Human Rights Commission is working to help safeguard the human rights of all people in our community.
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Join Human Rights Medal winner Rosemary Kayess for the 2020 Human Rights Day Oration.