recovery

Insecure work creating economic “horror show”

Date Published: 04/12/2020 Category: On The Job

Economic writer for The Guardian Australia, Greg Jericho, says despite reports of an economic bounce back, the post-pandemic economy is a “horror show”.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/12/04/insecure-work-creating-economic-horror-show/

A better normal after COVID-19

Date Published: 02/12/2020 Category: On The Job

Shadow Minister for Education and Training, the Hon Tanya Plibersek MP says Australians deserve a “better normal” for the sacrifices made during the pandemic including jobs “that are secure with decent pay and conditions”.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/12/02/a-better-normal-after-covid-19/

Investment in renewable energy a “no brainer”

Date Published: 30/11/2020 Category: On The Job

Shadow Minister for Education and Training, the Hon.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/11/30/investment-in-renewable-energy-a-no-brainer/

Great Australian Dream slipping away for the young?

Date Published: 05/11/2020 Category: Member Benefits

Gen Y and Gen Z are suffering heavily from the COVID-19 pandemic, with new research suggesting their key life milestones have been set back years – or possibly forever.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/11/05/great-australian-dream-slipping-away-for-the-young/

‘What Happens Next?’ book offer and competition

Date Published: 01/09/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the global economy, a reset to serve the wellbeing of people and the planet was plainly needed.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/09/01/what-happens-next-book-offer-and-competition/

What comes after COVID-19?

Date Published: 23/07/2020 Category: Covid-19 Jobseeker Member Benefits

While the Morrison Government contemplates tax cuts for the wealthy and returning to a punitive approach to welfare payments, Australian unions have been thinking hard about what comes after the COVID-19 pandemic.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/07/23/what-comes-after-covid-19/

Michele O’Neil on Insiders

Date Published: 19/07/2020 Category: Covid-19

Watch Michele O’Neil’s full interview on Insiders where she discusses our National Economic Reconstruction Plan.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/07/19/michele-oneil-on-insiders/

Australian unions warn against push for effective pay cuts amid Covid-19 recovery

Date Published: 01/06/2020 Category: Covid-19 Industrial Relations Opinion

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https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/06/01/australian-unions-warn-against-push-for-effective-pay-cuts-amid-covid-19-recovery/

ACTU sets post-virus job creation target

Date Published: 12/05/2020 Category: Industrial Relations Opinion

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https://www.australianunions.org.au/2020/05/12/actu-sets-post-virus-job-creation-target/