Brotherhood Comment November 2012

29 November 2012

LEAD ARTICLE Enabling Australians to lead lives they value: capabilities and inclusive growth.

Other articles include:

  • Shedding light on grey areas: addressing legislative barriers to work for older adults
  • Gender, work, family and inequality: understanding the intersections
  • Uneasy transitions: ‘Am I an adult at 21?’
  • Energy price reform: mirage or opportunity?
  • Laying firm foundations: reforming housing policy in Victoria
  • After now 2012: scenarios for future Australia
  • Addressing homelessness and social exclusion among ex-prisoners
  • Integrated child and family services in Victoria: learning about community governance
  • Do training programs equip teachers with skills to teach disengaged students?

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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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