Gillard Launches National OHS Review
Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations, Julia Gillard, today announced the commencement of a National Review into Model Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Laws.
Equity in the Education Revolution
Acknowledgements Thank you Professor Le Grew for the introduction and to the conference organisers for the invitation to speak today.
Shout. Share. Live. Unite during National Youth Week 2008
Young people from all over Australia have been encouraged to get involved in this year's National Youth Week activities by the Federal Minister for Youth, Kate Ellis.
The Australian Mines And Metals Association Annual Conference, Melbourne
AIRC Award Modernisation Request
Following the passage of the Government’s Transition to Forward with Fairness Act 2008, the Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations has issued an award modernisation request to the…
Government Releases Reform Road Map On Skills
Joint Media Release with The Hon Wayne Swan MP, Treasurer and The Hon Brendan O’Connor MP, Minister For Employment Participation
Newcastle youth connect to their future
A program to help local young people who have dropped out of school get back on track was launched today by the Federal Minister for Youth, Kate Ellis and the Member for Newcastle, Sharon Grierson…
Indigenous Community Festivals for Education Expanded
The Minister for Education today announced that more Indigenous communities will have the opportunity to participate in community festivals in 2008.
Proclamation of Transition to Forward with Fairness Act
The Minister for Employment and Workplace Relations today proclaimed with the Governor General the Workplace Relations Amendment (Transition to Forward with Fairness) Act 2008.The proclamation of the
New Green Corps projects announced for Tasmania
The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O'Connor today announced seven new Green Corps projects for Tasmania.
Education Revolution: COAG agrees to new schools reform plan
The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) has agreed to develop a new schools reform plan for the 21st century, targeting disadvantaged school communities, improved teacher quality, greater…
Career Counsellors urged to broaden focus
The Minister for Employment Participation, Brendan O’Connor has urged the human resources industry to broaden its focus and consider new pools of potential labour to increase the number of people…