When – 29 – 30 March 2012
Where – Australian Technology Park, Locomotive St, Eveleigh (Redfern), Sydney
As part of the ACOSS National Conference ”Sharing the wealth of the lucky country”, there will be a session titled “Poverty and Inequality: How to protect a social safety net in an age of uncertainty” which will be touching on issues related to the Public Service research that CPD is conducting – looking at international approaches to social security and other welfare expenditure in the current age of economic uncertainty and looking at the possibilities fo using human rights and other strategies to address some of these challenges.
These issues will also be touched on in a number of other sessions including ‘Low Income Households and rising living expenses’ and ‘Where will unemployed people find work’.
Further details and a full program are also available on the ACOSS website here
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