Peter Colley, national research director at the CFMEU, a union whose members will be at the frontline of any transition to a carbon-neutral economy, was in Copenhagen as part of a four person CFMEU delegation, and as one of about… more
Rupert Posner from the Climate Group looks beyond the disappointments and debacles of a global conference to see the glass half full.
Larissa Behrendt points out that once again Indigenous Australians are the losers in the National Human Rights consultations.
Eva Cox reports on a Roundtable held at UTS last week on the need to set social goals for a more civil society.
Peter Frank calls on the Government to introduce a Human Rights act and thereby put some substance behind its promises of greater accountability.
CPD intern Chris Gatfield looks at what the future holds for young people in a ‘post-GFC’ Australia
John Menadue Calls for all good people to come to the aid of Medicare in his address to the Victorian Healthcare Association Annual Conference held in Melbourne, 23 October 2009
The Australian has examined two separate CPD papers which oppose the government’s ‘Medicare Select’ program. Medicare Select which champions the idea of competing insurance plans has the risk of allowing governments to cut Medicare to a “bare bones program for… more
John Menadue’s address to the Pharmacy Australia Congress, October 17.