Below you will find a list of all posts that have been categorised as "Focus Area: Human rights"

Submission: Social isolation and loneliness

We welcome the inquiry into social isolation and loneliness as this is a well-known issue that can significantly impact people’s health and wellbeing. To [...]

20 August 2021|Publication

Human Rights, Housing and Homelessness

About the project The Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld) came into effect on 1 January 2020 and requires the consideration of an individual’s human rights in the [...]

14 April 2021|Project


Introducing the Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld) The following resources are introductory and designed to introduce people to the Human Rights Act 2019 (Qld). [...]

18 March 2021|Project

Joint media release: Services, not Sentences

QCOSS CEO Aimee McVeigh said yesterday’s announcement to further tighten youth justice laws will not prevent crime. “The only way to reduce youth crime is to [...]

10 February 2021|Post