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AIER Encouraged by Labour’s Rights-Based Approach

The Australian Institute of Employment Rights (AIER) President and prominent barrister Mordy Bromberg SC sees Labour’s new workplace policy, Forward With Fairness, as an important shift towards establishing internationally recognised workplace rights in the Australian...

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Labour Codes: Do Workers Really Benefit?

The UK-based Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) has today issued an eagerly-awaited research report looking at the impacts on workers of the labour codes of practice adopted by its corporate members. Prepared over three years by the Institute of Development Studies at...

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ACTU Plan the Path to Democracy in the Workplace

Australian Institute of Employment Rights (AIER) Advisory Committee member Dr Anthony Forsyth evaluates the Australian Council of Trade Union’s (ACTU) report 'A Fair Go At Work', which outlines the peak union body’s proposals for enshrining collective bargaining...

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