Topic Guides

7 March 2017

Kashrut is a body of Jewish law that prescribes what foods can and cannot be eaten, and how they must be prepared and eaten. Kosher foods are those that meet the standards of Kashrut and hence are ‘fit’ or ‘proper’.

3 March 2017

The National Disability Insurance Scheme provides support to people with disability, their families and carers. It is jointly governed and funded by the Australian, and participating state and territory governments.

20 February 2017

This quick guide contains the most recent tables showing the composition of Australian parliaments by party and gender.

15 February 2017

This tool has been designed to help New Zealand policy practitioners articulate their policy skills profile.

15 February 2017

This tool has been designed as a team planning and development tool for policy managers in the New Zealand public service.

8 February 2017

This practitioner resource outlines some key considerations for community sector organisations and service providers who are thinking about evaluating the outcomes or impact of a program for Indigenous families or communities.

3 February 2017

This guide has been developed to assist with navigating the Report on Government Services web pages published by the Productivity Commission.

18 January 2017

Permanent migrants enter Australia via one of two distinct programs—the Migration Program for skilled and family migrants or the Humanitarian Program for refugees and those in refugee-like situations.

17 January 2017

This quick guide covers humanitarian entrant estimates between 1947–48 and 1976–77 and Humanitarian Program visa grants since 1977–78.