Senator the Hon Chris Evans
- ormer Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations
Welcome to the media centre archive for Senator the Hon Christopher Evans, former Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations. This site contains material issued by Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries in the Education, Employment and Workplace Relations portfolio.
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New Council to advise on future of international education
Michael Chaney AO will chair a new International Education Advisory Council to advise the Australian Government in developing a new long-term strategy for the international education sector.
Australian International Education Conference Speech
9.00 AM to 9.45 AM Thank you Stephen [Connelly, DVC International and Development. RMIT].
Jobs growth underscores resilience of the Australian economy
Today’s labour force figures highlight the underlying strength and resilience of the Australian economy in the face of heightened global instability.
Skillaroos finish seventh at Skills Olympics
The Australian Skillaroos have finished seventh in world rankings after winning 10 medals at the International WorldSkills Competition in London held from 5 – 8 October.
Better services for university students start next year
Students at Australia’s universities will have access to better quality services and amenities when they return to campus next year, following the passage of the Higher Education Support Amendment…
Legislation to abolish ABCC to be introduced to Parliament
The Australian Government will introduce the Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (Transition to Fair Work) Bill 2011 into Parliament which will abolish the Australian Building…
Australian Labour and Employment Relations Association National Conference 2011
Leadership and fairness the key to increasing productivity and profit
Comprehensive research presented at the Future Jobs Forum today confirms that innovative, positive leaders and progressive management practices are central to increasing productivity in Australia’…
Nominations open for vocational student prize
As the nation celebrates National Skills Week, schools across Australia are invited to nominate students for the nation’s top vocational education and skills award for schools.
National Skills Week celebrates skilled workers
The inaugural National Skills Week will shine a light on the hundreds of career opportunities and thousands of training places available for Australians of all ages, Skills Minister, Senator Chris…
Jobs and employment growth a key priority for the G20
The Australian Government is seeking to strengthen international employment and social policies to deliver jobs rich growth and decent work outcomes as countries emerge from the global economic…
Better consumer protection for international students
A new system to strengthen protection for international students if an education provider closes is the centrepiece of a Bill introduced to federal Parliament this week.