The Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Commission promotes equal opportunity for all Territorians. Established in 1993, we aim to eliminate discrimination from happening by raising awareness about individual’s rights and responsibilities under the Northern Territory Anti-Discrimination Act.
The Anti-Discrimination Commission has three main roles: Public education and training, handling complaints and community engagement.
01 December 2016
The NT Human Rights Awards Evening will be held at the Supreme Court on Wednesday 7 December 2016 from 5:30pm. The panel have had a very difficult job judging the Awards due to the amazing quality of work being done in the NT community on a day to day basis promoting human rights by both Organisations and Individuals. Come along to the awards to help celebrate.
An RSVP to NTHumanRightsAwards@nt.gov.au would be appreciated.
The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins has recently visited Darwin to discuss her priorities for the next 5 years. She visited the ADC office to consult staff about working towards gender equality and during her trip attended other events organised by the Women Engineers, NT Working Women’s Centre and Aboriginal Peaks. Kate also attended the Tiwi Bombers Youth Girls AFL Team training.
Complaints resolution and advocacy for people receiving treatment from NT Mental Health Services.
Dealing with specific issues in sport for administrators, coaches, officials, parents and players.
You Can Play is a national Anti-Homophobia in Sport Initiative bought to you by Play by the Rules.