February 7th, 2018

Submission to the Review of Freedom of Religion and Other Human Rights in Australia

6th February, 2018 In November last year, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced the appointment of an Expert Panel to examine whether Australian law adequately protects the human right to freedom of…

July 13th, 2017

ECAJ’s Executive Director Peter Wertheim appears before Senate inquiry into Multiculturalism

Peter Wertheim, Executive Director at the ECAJ, appeared before the Select Committee on Strengthening Multiculturalism on 29th June, 2017. This committee is tasked with inquiring into and reporting on ways of protecting and strengthening…

May 8th, 2017

Submission to the Select Committee on Strengthening Multiculturalism

Federal, State and Territory governments should agree upon a definition of ‘bias-motivated crime’ that is officially recognised throughout Australia and establish an official, centralised, system for the nation-wide recording of such…

February 9th, 2017

Submission on protection of Freedom of religion or belief

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December 8th, 2016

Submission to Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech

Below is the ECAJ Submmission to Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech – Part IIA of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) and the Australian Human Rights Commission. Submission to parliamentary…

December 8th, 2016

Submission to SBS Radio

The ECAJ were invited to comment and to forward a comment on the proposed Selection Criteria, which SBS proposes to determine the language programs to be included in its new analogue (AM/FM) radio…