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Why is government ‘consultation’ so bad in Australia and what can we do about it?

Neil Pharaoh, Monday, 26th April 2021 -  Neil Pharaoh compares Australia’s two versions of consultation with the system in New Zealand, and shares some advice on how community organisations can amplify their voice. I have

Welfare Review Submissions Deadline Looms

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 29th July 2014 -  The deadline for Not for Profits to have their say on the recently released interim report on reforming Australia’s welfare system is set to close in less than two weeks. The…

Govt to Open Consultation on ACNC Replacement

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 24th June 2014 -  The Federal Government is about to open consultations with the Not for Profit sector on a replacement for the national charity regulator – despite the legislation to repeal…


Ducks, Elephants, the ACNC and the Senate

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 27th May 2014 -  Is the outcome of the Senate inquiry into the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (Repeal) (No 1) Bill 2014 just a foregone conclusion, asks Professor Ann O’Connell,

Affordable Housing Plan Unveiled

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 25th February 2014 -  Housing experts meeting at a national housing affordability roundtable in Melbourne today will discuss an equity co-op proposal to significantly reduce housing market entry costs…

Online Survey on NSW Carers Strategy

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 12th February 2014 -  Not for Profits and carers are being urged to take part in an online survey to assist in the development of the NSW Carers Strategy led by the NSW Department of Family and Community Services.…

Call for Disability Justice Strategy

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 5th February 2014 -  The Australian Human Rights Commission has called on all States and Territories to introduce a disability justice strategy after a new report finds people with disability are not…

NFPs Asked to Comment on Govt Consultation Code

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 18th September 2012 -  The Not-For-Profit Reform Council will hold consultations with Not for Profits around Australia in October as part of a process to develop a best practice Consultation Code for how…

When Bad Consultation Leads to Bad Policy

Staff Reporter, Monday, 21st November 2011 -  Governments around Australia need to really listen to their constituents, and ensure that ‘consultation’ doesn’t become a decorative process to legitimise
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