Wednesday, 14 August 2013

2013 Tasmanian School Human Rights Award: Nominations Open

Contact: Helen Hortle, A Fairer World
P: 6223 1025 E: admin@afairerworld.org W: www.afairerworld.org/_HRWeek

Location: Tasmania
Nominations close: 30 September 2013

Intended Audience: All Schools

The Tasmanian Human Rights Week Committee is now taking nominations for Human Rights Awards in nine separate categories including one for schools or school-based activities.

Award winners are selected from those who are actively engaged in the promotion or protection of human rights in Tasmania.

Categories are:-
  • School (sponsored by A Fairer World)
  • Individual
  • Organisation
  • Youth
  • Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD)-focussed activity
  • LGBTI-focussed activity
  • Mental Health-focussed activity (NEW)
  • Sport
  • Angus Downie Print Journalism Award
All Award winners will receive a certificate and $500 at the conferring ceremony during Human Rights Week in Tasmania (3 - 10 December, 2013).

All nominations must be on an official Nomination Form and submitted by 5pm on Monday 30 September 2013.

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For more information about the School Award or human rights education resources contact A Fairer World, P 6223 1025 or E admin@afairerworld.org.

For more information about Human Rights Week, eligibility and criteria for the Awards and to download a Nomination Form go to our website or phone 6233 4841.