December 1, 2017

Submission on Reforms to the Native Title Act, 1993

The Attorney-General and Minister for Indigenous Affairs have released an options paper on proposed reforms to the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth). The options for reform […]
December 1, 2017

The Try, Test and Learn Fund: Tranche 2

Tranche 2 of The Try, Test and Learn Fund (the Fund) will finance small-scale trials of new or innovative approaches to support people at risk of […]
December 1, 2017

Higher Local Council Rates Rise Foreshadowed for 2018-19

Councils will be able to increase the revenue they collect from rates by up to 2.3% in 2018-19 under the rate peg announced today by the […]
December 1, 2017

Report on commission-based fundraising

The ACCC has released an independent research report on commission-based fundraising in the charity sector, Research into the Commission-based Charity Fundraising Industry in Australia, as part […]
December 1, 2017

Attitudes and concern around gender stereotypes, roles and equality

Our Watch recently commissioned Kantar Public (formally TNS Australia) to conduct an online survey to find out about different bystander situations and about how bystanders can […]
December 1, 2017

ABC Regional Storyteller Scholarship

The ABC is launching a new scholarship to develop regional writers and content makers in the disability community. The ABC Regional Storyteller Scholarship, which is valued […]
December 1, 2017

Migrant Wage Theft

Laurie Berg (Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, UTS) and Bassina Farbenblum (Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, UNSW Sydney) have released the report […]
December 1, 2017

Employment challenges facing young people of refugee and migrant backgrounds

This report examines the challenges that young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds will face over the coming years.  These challenges were identified in 2015 by […]
November 24, 2017

Extra funding to help Australian families through relationship breakdown

The Attorney-General, the Hon. Senator George Brandis, has announced a further $468 million over three years to continue to fund family law services. The announcement at […]