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Commission welcomes ParentsNext Inquiry recommendations

The Australian Human Rights Commission has welcomed the release of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights’ Inquiry report on the ParentsNext program. 
 The report, ParentsNext: examination of Social Security (Parenting payment participation requirements – class of persons) Instrument...

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Human Rights and Technology

Human Rights Commissioner Edward Santow led a three-year project on the human rights implications of new technology.