Automation, ethics and society is a public symposium hosted by the University of Queensland on 21 November 2019. Join thought leaders, educators, businesses and humanists to discuss the issues that will inform policy agendas for governments, universities, businesses and communities to navigate a...
decorative
The Family Matters Report 2019, released today, sets out what governments are doing to turn the tide on over-representation and the outcomes for children and their families. Currently, there are 20,421 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care making them 37.3 per cent of...
decorative
Queensland Government media release The path to treaty in Queensland takes another step forward this week, with statewide consultation sessions set to commence in Cairns today (Thursday 17 October). Cairns will host the first of 26 sessions to be held in every corner of the state to engage...
decorative
Community Legal Centres is holding a webinar on the implementation of the Human Rights Act 2019. The Queensland Human Rights Act commences on 1 January 2020, protecting 23 human rights in Queensland law. Under the Act, 'public entities' including government departments and agencies are required to...
decorative
The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT) and WorkAbility Queensland are hosting an NDIS Indigenous Business Forum. The NDIS sector (and broader disability support sector) provides business opportunities for: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander micro businesses Aboriginal...
decorative
Queensland Government media release The Palaszczuk Government has listened to victims and survivors to create Queensland’s first ever Sexual Violence Prevention Framework. Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence Di Farmer said Prevent. Support. Believe. Queensland’s Framework to...
decorative
Queensland's state cabinet has endorsed the introduction of a portable long service leave scheme for the social and community service sector. Industrial Relations Minister Grace Grace announced her endorsement of the scheme which will cover all employees covered by the Social, Community, Home Care...
More than 2.5 million people are currently not online in Australia and four million have limited digital skills. Get Online Week, 14-20 October 2019, is bringing together partners, volunteers and communities to ensure everyone can take part in an increasingly digital world. Events are taking place...
decorative
Social enterprises can be non-profit, for-profit or hybrid businesses that exist to benefit the public and community and are established to address a range of cultural, social and environmental issues. The Social Enterprise Grants Program will provide assistance between $5,000 to $50,000 to enable...
decorative
A policy and advocacy two-day intensive workshop will be in Cairns this week, 16 October to 17 October 2019. The workshop, by organisation For Purpose, will provide professionals with the opportunity to work alongside like-minded individuals to develop the critical skills required to navigate the...

Pages

Share or Print