Dementia and Human Rights
Disability Rights Commissioner Paula Tesoriero speech prepared for World Alzheimers Day, 21 September 2020. Read More
Waimirirangi Ormsby believes actions are as important as words. The 26-year-old, of Waikato, Ngātiwai and Te Arawa descent, has foraged deep into her whakapapa to help environmental sustainability resonate more with her people. But for her the key is to live it herself every single day. Read More
We work across New Zealand to increase human rights standards in law, policy and practice. As New Zealand’s national human rights institution we work for a free, fair, safe and just New Zealand, where diversity is valued and human dignity and rights are respected. Explore our work.
We promote and protect the human rights of all people in Aotearoa New Zealand. We work for a free, fair, safe and just New Zealand, where diversity is valued and human dignity and rights are respected. In this section you can find out more about who we are, what we do and why. Learn more about us and your rights.