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News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code: the Code’s first year of operation

The News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code (the Code) was a world-first initiative. As such, its prospects were uncertain when it took effect on 3 March 2021. The Code aims to address bargaining power imbalances to ensure that news businesses receive fair remuneration...

Commonwealth Closing the Gap annual report 2022

The Minister for Indigenous Australians has delivered the Commonwealth Closing the Gap Annual Report 2022. This is the first annual report since the commencement of the National Agreement on Closing the Gap in 2020, and the release of the Commonwealth Closing the Gap Implementation Plan...

Gender balance on Australian government boards: report 2021-22

This report is prepared annually by the Office for Women, and reports on the federal government’s performance against its gender diversity target. As of June 2022, women held a record 51.4 per cent of Australian government board positions, the highest overall result since reporting began...
Discussion paper

Australian apprenticeship services and supports: discussion paper

At the recent Jobs and Skills Summit, the Albanese Government committed to work in partnership with states, territories and stakeholders to improve the apprenticeship system and drive-up completions. This discussion paper has been released for public feedback on the non-financial supports within the apprenticeship system...
Discussion paper

Role and functions of an Australian Centre for Disease Control: consultation paper – November 2022

This discussion paper outlines the draft mission and purpose statements for an Australian Centre for Disease Control (CDC). It includes an outline of its potential scope of functions, examples of how it could improve public health in Australia, and principles guiding its design.

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economic Security 4 Women
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Torres Strait Regional Authority
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