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Posts tagged with Federal Government

  1. Commission of Audit must not lead to cuts, privatisation of public services Australians rely on

    Posted 23 October 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Abbott Government's Commission of Audit is nothing but a process to outsource public policy to big business and pave the way for cuts to public services, the ACTU said today.

    ACTU President ...

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  2. Government condemns threats to academic freedom

    Posted 7 June 2011 by Paul Clifton (NTEU National Office)

    In a joint ministerial media release yesterday (6 June 2011), Senator Chris Evans (Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Jobs and Workplace Relations) and Senator Kim Carr (Minister for ...

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  3. Budget 2009-10 briefing paper

    Posted 15 May 2009 by (Vic Division)

    As part of the 2009 -10 Budget, Higher Education has been allocated an additional $5.7 billion over four years in new programs which represent the Government's funding commitments to delivering the ...

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  4. Budget delivers strong investment for universities and research

    Posted 13 May 2009 by (Vic Division)

    Treasurer Wayne Swan's 2009 Budget contained good news for universities and their staff and students. The total commitment over four years is in the order of $6 billion.Tonight's Budget provided for ...

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  5. Increased Public Investment Vital for the Future of Australian Universities

    Posted 6 May 2009 by (Vic Division)

    NTEU will assess the Government's Budget response for universities based on the extent of increased public investment in key priority areas.

    These include:


    Fully funding the cost of publicly ...

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  6. Students and Public Interest to be Central Focus of Future Higher Education Policy

    Posted 5 March 2009 by (Vic Division)

    The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Education, Julia Gillard, today delivered a landmark address to the Universities Australia Conference where she outlined the nature of structural reform the ...

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