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World Vision

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Fact sheet

29 Aug 2013
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This fact sheet has been compiled primarily from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) average weekly earnings data set, that calculates the average full-time weekly earnings before tax of men and women, excluding factors such as overtime and pay that is salary sacrificed. Where data...

Report

28 Feb 2011
283

The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) adopted a number of targets to improve the lives of Indigenous Australians. Among these targets was one directed to halving the gap for Indigenous students in Year 12 attainment or equivalent attainment rates by 2020.

This section of...

Report

2 Aug 2007
73

How is Australia faring in the global challenge to make poverty history? This report, the fourth in a series of flagship publications from World Vision Australia, examines Australia's place in the world in relation to one of the greatest moral challenges of our time -...

Report

27 Mar 2007
26

James Cox has interviewed a cross-section of Papua New Guineans and others closely associated with the country. The respondents reflect on the challenges their country faces and discuss how they could be – and are being – resolved. More abstractly, they were asked to consider...

Report

14 Aug 2006
25

How effective is overseas aid in reducing poverty? This discussion paper examines the evidence and finds that aid, while not a cure-all solution, has had remarkable success in helping to create better lives and opportunities for millions of people in developing countries. At the same...

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