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The Australian Unions Supporter Program 

In July 2020, Australian Unions launched a new program to enable workers who are not eligible for union membership to support and engage with the union movement. 

Every year, we are contacted by thousands of people – workers temporarily out of paid work, retired workers, small business owners – who want to support the vital work that unions do. 

In Conversation: Young Workers

Michele O'Neil interviewed young workers and how they were affected by COVID-19. You can watch all her interviews here.

Michele O'Neil on Insiders

Watch the full interview here.

National Economic Reconstruction Plan - a plan for jobs! 

After tribunal rejection, ACTU doubles down on paid pandemic leave for all.

Read the full article here

IR reform discussions

Check out our special briefing from Sally McManus about the discussions that we are having with the Morrison Government.

Check out the video here

Minimum wage increase

Each year, Australian Unions works to increase the minimum wage for all workers.