Politics & Social Issues

Research
28 June 2015

Australian Education Review 60 takes the 2011 Gonski Review of Funding for Schooling as a vantage point, from which to consider the national funding of schools in Australia, past and future.

Commentary
26 June 2015

Referendums don’t bring out the best in the Australian political system. But that shouldn’t stop us from picking our way through the minefield

Research
26 June 2015

Complicating the analysis of global inequality is the fact that rapid economic growth, particularly in China and India, has seen a massive reduction in global poverty and a small reduction in...

Research
25 June 2015

This report steers a middle course between doing nothing, which is the entrenched position of the Coalition Government, and recommending that treaties be subject to parliamentary approval, which...

Research
25 June 2015

Based on survey data collected from leaders of 513 organisations, this report provides new information about the characteristics of not-for-profit community service organisations in NSW in 2015...

Research
25 June 2015

This final report on steps that can be taken to progress towards a successful referendum on Indigenous constitutional recognition argues that the absence of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

Research
24 June 2015

Recommends the Charter be strengthened to enhance human rights protections and provide a stronger and more enduring human rights culture in Victoria.

Website
24 June 2015

This resource aims to assist local government to develop strong, culturally diverse and socially connected communities.

Research
24 June 2015

The trade and assistance review 2013-14 contains the Commission's latest quantitative estimates of Australian Government assistance to industry.

Research
24 June 2015

This report examines factors associated with child sexual abuse perpetration and what it can tell us about prevention strategies.