Latest social security News

International Conference on Social protection reform in Morocco
Funding certainty for critical legal assistance services
Key meeting must commit to housing for women’s safety
Authorities put brakes on $24 million cocaine tyre import
Life satisfaction plummets among young Aussies during COVID
Annual thematic panel discussion on technical cooperation and capacity-building
Māori and Pasifika in Queensland at high risk of food insecurity
JobSeeker eligibility changes: what you must do under new ‘points-based activation’ system
Rising Energy Debt needs urgent Government action
Estonia: focus on structural reforms will underpin and boost recovery
Commencement Address by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet
ACT Government must maintain adequate utilities assistance for low-income households as costs rise
Secrets of reptile and amphibian aging revealed
Three arrested as part of international drug importation investigation 24 June
Keeping bastards honest: 246 foi cases in rex’s war on government secrecy
ILR outlines global severance pay program
Non-profits call for better Services Australia
Cost of living certainty for more social security recipients
Labor Will Freeze Deeming Rates
Confirmation compulsory income management must go is welcome, all parties and candidates must endorse
STP2 education series – Disaggregation of gross
Labor’s portable entitlements plan is sound policy
Rex patrick to fight for urgent action on jobseeker
Who cares for carers? Not this budget
Who carers for carers? Not this budget
CPA Australia responds to 2022-23 Federal Budget: Government takes small step towards consolidation
Budget provides short-term relief, but lacks long-term vision
ACOSS position on Streamlined Participation Requirements and other measures Bill
Paid Income Model consultation now open
ANU experts on 2022 federal budget
March indexation delivers boost to almost 5 million Australians
In Dialogue with Cambodia, Experts of Human Rights Committee Ask about Freedom of Expression and Raise Issues Concerning Covid
Experts of Committee on Rights of Persons with Disabilities Commend Hungary’s Recognition
ACOSS & NCSMC: We know how to deliver gender equality and end poverty for women, but will we?
Key disability advocacy groups join with ACOSS to urge Government to act on DSP Senate Inquiry Report
In Dialogue with Belarus, Experts of Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Ask about Labour Therapy and Covid Pandemic
ANU College of Law Conference: Parenthood and Work in Post-COVID Context
It’s time for better Services Australia
We deserve Services Australia we can be proud of
National Cabinet Must Create COVID Rapid Response Group
Community Sector calls for collaboration and decisive leadership from National Cabinet to deal with COVID debacle
Community sector calls for government to ensure access to COVID19 testing
ACOSS calls for access to free rapid antigen tests for people on lowest incomes
Funding boost for Canberra’s community legal services
Super trustees offering default income protection insurance urged to check on member outcomes
Nepal must now deliver on promise of social justice – UN human rights expert
Kids living in poverty cannot wait any longer for change
Government support cushions tax revenues in OECD countries from worst impacts of Covid crisis