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Are disadvantaged young Australians at risk of being excluded from future jobs?

Disadvantaged young Australians are at risk of being left behind in the future economy, writes The Smith Family CEO, Dr Lisa O'Brien. Read more…

25/06/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/June-2018/Are-disadvantaged-young-Australians-at-risk-of-being-excluded-from-future-jobs


Australia must break the cycle of disadvantage-incarceration-disadvantage

Disadvantaged Australians are overrepresented in the country's prisons. Facing stigma and barriers to re-entering society, a high number of ex-prionsers re-offend and are returned to prison. Deakin University's Professor Joe Graffam outlines the measures needed to break this cycle of disadvantage and incarceration.  Read more…

20/04/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/April-2018/Australia-must-break-the-cycle-of-disadvantage-incarceration-disadvantage


Australia must do more to address entrenched disadvantage: Professor the Hon. Stephen Martin

Despite Australia's low unemployment rate and record levels of workforce participation, there are a significant number of communities in Australia experiencing entrenched disadvantage. To coincide with the launch of CEDA's first research report for 2015, Professor the Hon. Stephen Martin discusses how and why Australia should do more.
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21/04/2015

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/Apr-2015/Australia-must-do-more-to-address-entrenched-disadvantage-Professor-the-Hon-Stephen-Martin


Australian millennials' incomes examined

Contributing author to How unequal? Insights on inequality, Professor Peter Whiteford, explains that Australian millennials' incomes have grown more than baby boomers and millennials in other countries.  Read more…

20/04/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/April-2018/Australian-millennials-incomes-examined


Budget 2015: Early intervention key to addressing disadvantage

The Smith Family CEO, Lisa O'Brien and The Smith Family Head of Advocacy and Research, Anne Hampshire discuss early intervention, disadvantage and government policy to coincide with the launch of CEDA's research Addressing entrenched disadvantage in Australia.
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21/04/2015

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/Apr-2015/Budget-2015-Early-intervention-key-to-addressing-disadvantage


Education inequality is costing Australia billions

The Public Education Foundation estimates that educational inequality is costing Australia billions. Executive Director David Hetherington explains, costs will continue to climb as Australia's most disadvantaged students fall further behind.  Read more…

20/04/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/April-2018/Education-inequality-is-costing-Australia-billions


Educational attainment vital for our economy

As millions of young Australians begin returning to school next week, there’s a clear national imperative to ensure all young people, especially those from disadvantaged backgrounds, are supported to do well.
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18/01/2016

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/Jan-2016/Educational-attainment-vital-for-our-economy


Income inequality costs us all

When some members of society face financial hardship brought about by low income, there are flow-on effects across the whole community, writes WCOSS Chief Executive Officer, Louise Giolitto.  Read more…

20/04/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/April-2018/Income-inequality-costs-us-all


Low socioeconomic status increases levels of chronic disease

Rosemary Calder examines how geographical location aligns with risk factors for preventable chronic disease.  Read more…

20/04/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/April-2018/Low-socioeconomic-status-increases-levels-of-chronic-disease


New evidence to break the cycle of educational disadvantage

There is a clear link between low-socioeconomic status and poor education and employment outcomes. But it doesn't need to be this way according to research from the Smith Family. Head of Research and Advocacy, Anne Hampshire explains.   Read more…

20/04/2018

https://www.ceda.com.au/Digital-hub/Blogs/CEDA-Blog/April-2018/New-evidence-to-break-the-cycle-of-educational-disadvantage