Discrimination

Alternate Term Label:
Discrimination in employment
Workplace discrimination
NARROWER TERMS:
Report

Independent review of the New Zealand Defence Force’s progress against its Action Plan for Operation Respect

In 2016, the Chief of Defence Force at the time launched the Operation Respect programme in order to eliminate harmful behaviour in the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF). This document provides an independent analysis of this programme.
Report

Wellbeing in the Ōtautahi LGBTQIA+ community

This research collects the views of the rainbow community of Christchurch, with the intent to better understand the strengths of the community, increase visibility and education and therefore reduce discrimination and enhance self-esteem.
Report

Identifying employment barriers for tertiary-educated Muslim Australian women

Women’s Health West and the University of Melbourne reviewed the current research regarding employment barriers for Muslim women and consulted with community women to learn more about their experiences as jobseekers. During these consultations, women described common barriers, including racial, religious and gender discrimination in...
Journal article

Research performance and age explain less than half of the gender pay gap in New Zealand universities

This research uses a globally unique dataset that scores every individual academic’s holistic research performance in New Zealand to test several common explanations for the gender pay gap in universities.
Report

Research note: Asian-Australian experiences of discrimination

The data from a recent ANU poll suggest that Asian-Australians experience high rates of discrimination, that the general population believes this to be the case, and that at least some of this discrimination relates to gaining leadership positions. However, there is not large support for...
Report

Settlement outcomes of humanitarian youth and active citizenship: economic participation, social participation and personal wellbeing

This research summary reports on how young people aged 15–25 years old from humanitarian backgrounds are settling in Australia. We use data from the Building a New Life in Australia (BNLA) study, and make reference to the National Youth Settlement Framework, developed by the Multicultural...
Report

HIV Futures 9: quality of life among people living with HIV in Australia

This report aims to provide data to inform progress towards improving quality of life, by looking at the health and life experiences of people living with HIV in Australia.
Report

Shifting the balance: cultural diversity in leadership within the Australian arts, screen and creative sectors

This report provides a starting point for the development of more substantial research into the composition and organisational cultures of creative sector organisations, and the causes for CALD under-representation in these organisations.
Discussion paper

Discussion paper: priorities for federal discrimination law reform

This paper sets out the Commission’s preliminary views on the priorities for federal discrimination law reform. It identifies the need for reform, the principles that should guide it, and the eleven major priority areas for reform to ensure effective protection against discrimination at the federal...
Guide

Guide to the protections for freedom of religion

There are a number of protections for freedom of religion in Australian law. This guide outlines the options available for people who wish to make a complaint.