Politicians are rapidly losing social licence to operate

The community expects high standards of behaviour and a focus on issues that matter to their everyday lives. It’s time for politicians to refocus and to step-up their game, says CEDA CEO, Melinda Cilento. Read more…

01/12/2018 | Melinda Cilento | 1 Comments

Both sides splash the cash ahead of Victorian election

The lead up to this weekend's Victorian election has seen both the Government and Opposition splashing the cash on big promises, particularly around infrastructure. Professor David Hayward analyses the respective policy shopping lists and tips a narrow win for the Government.  Read more…

23/11/2018 | Professor David Hayward | 0 Comments

Why health diplomacy in the Asia Pacific matters

Addressing health risks in the Asia Pacific presents an opportunity for expanded regional cooperation and is particularly important for Australia's position in the region. Sara Davies writes this is why health diplomacy matters.  Read more…

15/11/2018 | Sara E. Davies | 0 Comments

Trump's new wall? The challenges of a Democratic House

The US midterm elections delivered control of the House of Representatives to the Democrats with the Republicans hanging on to the Senate. John Pilbrow examines what a divided Congress may mean for the Trump presidency.  Read more…

14/11/2018 | John Pilbrow | 0 Comments

Low-skilled job seekers facing barriers to work

A recent study by Anglicare Australia into the job market for those facing the greatest barriers to work has found a shortage of low-skilled entry-level jobs with large numbers of candidates competing for each position. Kasy Chambers explains.  Read more…

14/11/2018 | Kasy Chambers | 0 Comments