February 2020

Report

20 Feb 2020
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Commencing in September 2018, the Multi-Agency Risk Assessment and Management Framework (MARAM) is the Victorian government's approved family violence and risk assessment and management framework. This report covers the period from September 2018 to 30 June 2019.

Report

14 Feb 2020
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In response to feedback received through this consultation, TEQSA is extending the transition period by postponing the implementation of the new TCSI data framework to the 2021 PIR.

Discussion paper

20 Feb 2020
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This paper seeks community input on improving the waste levy. The issues discussed in this paper will be of primary interest to generators and managers of waste, investors and others involved in developing improved approaches to managing waste in Western Australia.

Discussion paper

20 Feb 2020
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This discussion paper seeks feedback on detailed legislative proposals to improve waste management and support a circular economy for Western Australia. Waste reform options outlined in this paper will be of primary interest to waste industry stakeholders, including occupiers of landfill and waste storage premises....

Report

20 Feb 2020
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The objective of this audit was to assess the effectiveness of the administration of the mandatory minimum requirements for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander participation in major government procurements in achieving policy objectives.

Report

20 Feb 2020
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Despite impressive economic growth and poverty reduction, Indonesia’s food security still faces significant difficulties. To overcome these difficulties, policies that support rural development, improve agricultural incomes, lower food prices, increase nutritional diversity and encourage healthier eating patterns will be required.

Commentary

21 Feb 2020
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Politically motivated funding decisions are dwarfing the controversy that claimed a minister.

Report

Gearing extractive industries towards sustainable development
17 Feb 2020
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This report maps existing international governance frameworks and initiatives which have overlapping subsets that focus on delivering the 2030 Global Agenda for Sustainable Development. It presents the practical actions required to improve the international governance architecture for mining to enhance its contribution towards sustainable development....

Policy report

14 Feb 2020
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This publication discusses how deeper economic ties with India will help ensure Western Australia remains connected into the corridors of regional and global growth.

Report

The Online Services Report and the national Key Performance Indicators
21 Feb 2020
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The Commonwealth Department of Health (the Department) commissioned the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) to undertake a comprehensive review of the Online Services Report (OSR) and the National Key Performance Indicators (nKPIs). This report summarises the outcomes of that review.

Report

21 Feb 2020
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This publication continues efforts by the ACOSS/UNSW Sydney Poverty and Inequality Partnership to fill the knowledge gap about the prevalence and profile of poverty in Australia. Utilising the latest data available from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), it paints a picture of entrenched and...

Report

11 Oct 2019
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This research forms part of BRANZ’s Exceeding the Minimum Programme. It considers how the New Zealand banking sector can lead the way in financing mortgages and home loan packages that consider building integrated features in high performance homes.

Discussion paper

20 Feb 2020
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The prevalence of electric vehicle (EV) use in Australia and around the world is growing. A rapid uptake of EVs could have a significant impact on the National Electricity Market (NEM). Given this impact, it is important to assess how retail energy competition is resulting...

Literature review

A review of recent literature
1 May 2019
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The Ministry has commissioned a brief scan of recent literature on aspects of women’s contribution to unpaid work.

Report

19 Feb 2020
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This report explores the performance of New Zealand local government. It highlights the key lessons for both local and central government and lays down a challenge to both sectors about what they need to get right, how to do things differently and the benefits of...

Report

An analysis of corruption risks and prevention opportunities
12 Feb 2020
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This report provides an overview of the key risks associated with unauthorised access and disclosure of information by Victorian public sector employees. It explores the drivers of these risks, as well as potential prevention, reporting and detection measures.

Report

1 Nov 2019
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This is the fourth annual national data report which presents national and state/territory Needle Syringe Program (NSP) data over the period 2015/16 to 2018/19.

Report

18 Feb 2020
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This report is a summary of what has been learned through interviews, both quantitative and qualitative, with more than 14,000 voting-eligible Americans. The result is multilevel snapshot of non-voting America one year out from the 2020 presidential election.

Commentary

19 Feb 2020
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New private health insurance data show young people are continuing to drop their cover. But the industry's argument a youth exodus will put pressure on public hospitals isn't necessarily right.

Briefing paper

19 Feb 2020
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Climate change has become an increasingly important part of China-Pacific relations in recent years and now features prominently in high-level visits between the two sides.

Report

26 Mar 2019
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This report explores the strategies employed by gay and bisexual men in Australia and Internationally to prevent and manage sexually transmissible infections (STIs).

Report

19 Feb 2020
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This preliminary study provides some insight into the nature and extent of child sexual abuse (CSA) live streaming behaviour among a cohort of Australians procuring such services from known facilitators in the Philippines. While there are important caveats to the findings, they provide useful insights...

Strategy

30 Aug 2019
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The Australia Council for the Arts' five-year strategy advocates for a creatively connected Australia where creative enterprise is entrenched across society, industry and government as the fuel that ignites our social, cultural and economic success. 

Report

20 Feb 2020
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This report presents findings on the mental health of 465 justice-involved young people. Findings are drawn from a wider survey of the mental, sexual and reproductive health of young people (14–17 years old) in contact with the justice system (MEH-JOSH study) conducted in Queensland and...

Report

20 Feb 2020
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This report examines the extent and nature of deaths occurring in prison and police custody and custody-related operations in 2017–18, and compares these findings to long-term trends.