Brotherhood Comment November 2011

19 November 2011

LEAD ARTICLE Talking taxation: small steps towards reform, and rising energy prices: causes and opportunities.

Other articles include

  • The Relocation Tool Kit project: policies to enhance residents’ health, wellbeing and social inclusion
  • Life Chances turns 21: reflections on a longitudinal study
  • Overlooked and underemployed: the challenge of assisting disadvantaged jobseekers
  • Responding to youth disengagement: Peninsula Youth Connections evaluation
  • A risky cocktail: alcohol, drugs and other kinds of youth disadvantage
  • Exploring age and intergenerational identity
  • Planning inclusive, competitive cities

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse.
Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

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The Brotherhood of St Laurence acknowledges and recognises the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live and work, and we pay our respects to their Elders both past and present.

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