New Zealand: Human Rights Commission proud to back peace call from Kiwi interfaith leaders

New Zealand Diversity Forum

The Human Rights Commission (NZ) is backing a call from local religious communities for New Zealanders to stand alongside them in peace and compassion: and not in hatred. Since a historic statement in 2007, faith and interfaith leaders and the Commission have affirmed that all religious groups in New Zealand have the right to safety and security.

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Violence against women is wrong – on any day, in any way

The Australian Human Right’s Commission’s White Ribbon Ambassadors, Mick Gooda, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, and Graeme Innes, Disability Discrimination Commissioner, believe there is no place for violence against women in our community and that men can and should unite to try and prevent it.

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