The Australian Institute of Employment Rights (AIER) is an independent organisation that seeks to ensure fair and decent workplace rights for all.
AIER works in the areas of legislation, research, education and advocacy to champion the fundamental rights and responsibilities of employers and workers, and to create positive workplaces.
Read the Australian Institute of Employment Rights’ Discussion Paper, Inequality and Insecurity: Responding to the challenge of precarious work.
The connected challenges of growing economic inequality and increasing insecurity of work have significant social, economic and political consequences.Insecure and precarious work in Australia needs to be addressed in a just, fair and effective manner to minimise the damage to individuals, their families and society.
Latest AIER Event
Ron McCallum Debate 2016
Moderated by the Hon Geoffrey Giudice AO, with Emeritus Professor Ron McCallum providing his insights, our stellar line-up of speakers provided a fascinating discussion on employment insecurity; economic and social inequality; economic instability and business survival.