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Updating the Sunshine Coast on the campaign for a Human Rights Act for Queensland

17-Jun-2016

A Human Rights Act for Queensland?

The Queensland Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee has been inquiring into whether Queensland needs a Human Rights Act.

Last week, the Committee held a public hearing in Brisbane where witnesses were called who both support and oppose the introduction of a Human Rights Act. The Committee also heard from advocates, academics and representatives of community groups. 

06-Feb-2018

The Queensland Government to deliver on their promise

2018 - the year for a Human Rights Act for Queensland The Queensland Government is set to deliver on their promise to deliver a Human Rights Act for Queensland Felicity Caldwell explains in the Br..Read more

19-Jan-2018

Donate to bring a Human Rights Act home

Donate to bring a Human Rights Act home! Queensland doesn't have a Human Rights Act. Australia is one of the only western democratic nations that doesn’t have a Human Rights Act or a bill of..Read more

18-Sep-2017

Remembering the small places

In this month's Peppermint magazine (http://peppermintmag.com/) Eleanor Roosevelt famously said that human rights begin in the small places that cannot be seen on any maps of the world. Wo..Read more