The Business Award is awarded to a corporation that has made a practical and/or policy commitment to the promotion and advancement of human rights in the Australian community.
The finalists for 2014 are:
For its Reconciliation Action Plan, which fosters equal access to employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and provides support for Indigenous business, leadership and human rights.
For its work in counteracting lateral violence in Indigenous communities. The award’s judging panel said Koorreen’s training workshops equip participants with the skills to counteract emotional, spiritual and physical violence.
For its online provision of teaching resources that encourage young Australians to engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and history.
For its work empowering women to address pregnancy discrimination in the workplace.