Australia's parental leave policy and gender equality: an international comparison
This study examines Australia's new paid and unpaid parental leave provisions and compares them to recent developments in a number of European countries.
'Modern' Labor and the Fair Work Act 2009: Challenging the Male Breadwinner Gender Order?
This report examines key elements of Labor's Fair Work Act 2009 and its implications, particularly for women workers.
State of South Australia Updates
The State of South Australia Publication is scheduled to be published every two years, the first being 2005. In the alternating years, we hope to produce a series of updates from a selection of authors around key areas of public policy. Copies of the 2006 Updates can be downloaded from the Australian institute of Social Research Website at http://www.aisr.adelaide.edu.au/pubs/stateofsa/2006/
Women at Work: Towards a Women's Employment and Workforce Development Strategy, Part 2
This report reviews women's employment policy development and initiatives in South Australia in the context of innovative approaches currently underway in Europe. It is part two of a report examining women's employment trends and issues in South Australia. Report can be downloaded at http://www.officeforwomen.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm?area_id=10&nav_id=599
Women at Work: A statistical review of trends in women's employment in South Australia, Part 1
This report examines trends in women's employment in South Australia. It has been commissioned by the Office for Women and the Department of Further Education, Employment, Science and Technology to inform the development of policies by the South Australian Government. Report can be downloaded at http://www.officeforwomen.sa.gov.au/node/2
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