Speeches

I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, the people of the Kulin nation, and pay my respects to their elders past and present. I also pay my respects to every Victorian who has been impacted by the experiences of family violence and especially the children…
This week I launched the Victorian Women Lawyer's Flexible Work Protocol. I fully commend the group for providing such practical and useful help to employees and employers. This tool will be very helpful to many people and shows great insight. Now the real change needs to come from changes in…
Download PowerPoint presentation Victorian Discrimination Law Resource This resource provides an overview of the Equal Opportunity Act and an analysis of the case law that helps to guide the application of the Act in practice. It also provides guidance on the scope of, and interaction between, exceptions and exemptions under the Equal…
What the law says and how can employers maximise the diversity of their workforce.
Thank you for having me. I'm Wayne Muir, the CEO of the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service. Before I begin, I'd like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which we meet today, the members of the Kulin Nation. I'd like to also pay my respects to Elders past…
I would like to begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we're gathered, the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. I pay my respects to their Elders, past and present and any Elders here today. I would also like to acknowledge our partners in this project:…
Presentation by Ken Lay, Chief Commissioner - Victoria Police, Monday 21 July 2014
Launch of Beyond doubt: the experience of people with disabilities reporting crime. Presentation by Kate Jenkins, Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner, Monday 21 July 2014.
Aligning the planets - A human rights reflection on OzChild’s report - The experience of children with disabilities using child and family welfare services Presentation by Kate Jenkins, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner, Friday 2 May 2014, Melbourne. Improving support for children with a disability in child and family…
The role of the Commission in ensuring equal opportunity in workplaces. 
Speech by Kate Jenkins, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner, Tuesday 18 March 2014, Melbourne.
Monday 24 March 2014, Melbourne
Speech by John Searle, Chairperson, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission, Sunday 15 December 2013.  
Sexual harrassement in the workplace presentation by Kate Jenkins, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner.    
21 November 2013. An annual initiative of the Victorian Linkages Programs Network
Friday 18 October 2013, Box Hill.
Thursday 26 September 2013, Melbourne.