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Submission to Modern Slavery Act Inquiry

AIER made a submission to the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Inquiry into a Modern Slavery Act for Australia. The submission focuses on regulating corporations in relation to their supply chains.Globalisation has ensured that many, if...

UBI and the Future of Work

AIER’s Executive Director, Clare Ozich, contributed to a recently released report, “Can Less Work Be More Fair? A discussion paper on Universal Basic Income and shorter working week”. The report contains a number of contributions from different...

Climate and work

Climate change will profoundly change our workplaces and the way we work. The impacts of mitigating and adapting to climate change are already being felt by workers throughout the economy. Most directly by those working in the energy sector – for good and for bad....

Workers’ rights for campaigners

Melbourne Campaigners’ Network: workers’ rights and campaigners Do progressive organisations have a responsibility to live their values in their workplaces? Can campaigning organisations demand progressive change without demonstrating that we adhere to its basic...