Today we are 10! Intersex Human Rights Australia Ltd was formally incorporated as a not-for-profit company on 6 May 2010, under the name OII Australia. Today we celebrate 10 years of advocacy and work to ensure that the human rights and health of people with intersex variations are recognised and respected.
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This weekend, IHRA held a strategic planning day in Williamstown, Melbourne, followed on Sunday 17 November by our AGM in Altona and a Family Day at Altona Homestead.
Intersex Human Rights Australia and Intersex Peer Support Australia (the AIS Support Group Australia) invite you to support the work of our organisations and realise the vision of the Darlington Statement.
Come and work with us! We are advertising for the new part-time role of administrator. This role is funded by the Victorian government, via the Genetic Support Network Victoria, for a period of one year.
In May 2018, Dr Michael Noble passed away. IHRA lost one of our longstanding members, and Australia lost one of our first wave of intersex activists. We remember him and his works.
Intersex Human Rights Australia (IHRA) is keen to receive expressions of interest from people interested in joining the board of the institution. Deadline: 15 April 2018.
At a Special General Meeting on 4 March 2018, members approved a change in name to “Intersex Human Rights Australia” (IHRA) from OII Australia. This name change more closely represents our work, promoting human rights and particularly protection of bodily autonomy and freedom from torture and ill-treatment, and providing education and information.
Changes at the 2015 AGM and a subsequent board meeting include the election of Tony Briffa, Morgan Carpenter, Candice Cody and Alex David to the board. Morgan and Tony are appointed co-chairs. Alex is secretary, and Candice is treasurer.
A number of changes to directorships took place in today’s board meeting of Organisation Intersex International Australia Limited. We are proud and delighted to welcome three new board members bringing diverse experience and expertise to the organisation, Alex David, Bonnie Hart and Andie Hider. The appointments strengthen our capacity in Victoria, and give representation to…
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Notice for members of Organisation Intersex International Australia Limited: The 2014 AGM for OII Australia will take place at 5pm (Sydney/Melbourne), 4pm (Brisbane), 2pm (Perth) on Sunday 9 November. It will take place by teleconference. Additional information will be provided on how to connect with the conference call one week before the event. AGM papers…
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Our Annual Information Statement is now available on the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) website. Background OII Australia is an independent, not-for-profit, limited company, registered with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) on 6 May 2010. As a charitable organisation, we are also registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC). Our…
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The board agreed a new equal opportunity policy today, 8 October 2013 Equal Opportunity Policy Organisation Intersex International (OII) Australia Limited believes diversity and Equal Opportunity deliver advantages to our organisation. Treating people fairly has a positive impact on members, staff and other stakeholders and enhances our reputation as an organisation and employer. Equal opportunity…
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