Historic Community Pay Decision Looks to States,Territories to Commit to Funding #NFP #NGO #australia #auspol

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It’s been an historic week for Australia’s Not for Profit and community workers with the Fair Work Australia equal pay decision. All eyes are now on the States and Territories to help fund the pay rises.

Follow our extensive coverage of the decision, the supporters and those against the 8 year phase in.

Also, Specialist Not for Profit legal service, PilchConnect, says it has serious and fundamental concerns over suggestions raised in the Federal Government’s Not for Profit Governance Paper.

Pro Bono Australia is excited to announce that it has established a presence in Sydney by appointing Coty Cortese as its new Business Development Executive – Corporate. The appointment highlights our growing commitment to working with business and the importance of corporate social responsibility to the Not for Profit sector. Contact Coty on coty.

Our news service is live and updated regularly online, so if you want to know what’s happening before your regular updates arrive in the inbox, just visit www.probonoaustralia.com.au/news

Karen Mahlab – CEO and Founder, Lina Caneva – Editor, Jackie Hanafie – Journalist

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Eyes Now on States & Territories to Fund Historic Equal Pay Decision
State and Territory Governments have been urged to commit to funding the community sector pay rises awarded in yesterday’s historic Fair Work Australia decision.
Payday for Community Workers as FWA Agrees on Equal Pay
Fair Work Australia has found in favour of the community sector equal pay claim which will see major pay rises for tens of thousands of workers across the country.
Equal Pay Decision “Milestone” – NFPs
The community sector has welcomed today’s decision by Fair Work Australia in the equal pay case for Australian community sector workers.
Pay Decision A ‘Disturbing Outcome’ – Chamber of Commerce
The majority decision handed down by Fair Work Australia in the equal remuneration case is a disturbing outcome that must be quarantined, says the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Unions “Jumping For Joy” Over Equal Pay Decision
Unionists say they are ‘jumping for joy” in the landmark equal pay decision by Fair Work Australia.
The State of CSR in Australia – ACCSR’s 5th Annual Conference
With mining and agriculture as the biggest industries, value creation in Australia has a tense relationship to Corporate Social Responsibility, according to visiting CSR expert, US Professor Dirk Matten, who will be a keynote speaker at ACCSR’s upcoming 5th Annual Conference in Melbourne.
PilchConnect Warns on NFP Governance Reforms
Specialist Not for Profit legal service, PilchConnect, says it has serious and fundamental concerns over suggestions raised in the Federal Government’s Not for Profit Governance Paper and wants any changes to governance arrangements deferred.
Local Health Initiatives Best for Indigenous Communities – Study
Community managed and initiated programs can result in vast improvements in the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, according to new research.
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SPONSORED ARTICLE: Thanks to Commonwealth Bank’s Women in Focus Community you can win a $5000, 9-day volunteer and cultural experience to make a difference to the lives of children in a remote Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory.
Stamp to Celebrate International Year of Co-operatives
The 2012 International Year of Co-operatives will receive the stamp of approval many times over with the release, next week, of the Australia Post commemorate stamp.
Caring and Sharing Kids More Likely to Volunteer – Study
Kids and teens who have more exposure to character-building skills such as sharing, being kind and helping others, are more likely to volunteer in their communities, and with greater frequency, according to new research.
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