VET in Crisis LH Martin Institute, Prof Leesa Wheelahan Professor Leesa Wheelahan and other experts lead discussion at the first in a series on Seminars on the many problems facing vocational education in Australia. Professor Wheelahan’s presentation will consider the reasons for the widely recognised failure of VET, links to problems in the labour market […]
Jude Munro AO, Chair of the Victorian Planning Authority, was the presenter at the first monthly lunch for 2017. She presented statics showing that on current forecasts Melbourne’s population will increase to 10 million by 2050 and asked the audience to suggest ways in which the city can deal with the increased numbers and maintain […]
Download the latest press articles from Come Clean here January 18, 2017 Turnbull makes a good start on expenses, but needs to go further Colleen Lewis, Monash University Malcolm Turnbull is to be congratulated on establishing an independent body to oversee politicians’ expenses, but an independent anti-corruption commission is still needed. January 12, 2017 […]
The John Cain Foundation was established by a group of Victorians whose common purpose is to enrich the breadth and quality of public debate on issues and policies important to Australia. This a report on the first 2 years of activities, and is a free download.
The annual John Cain Lecture was presented in 2016 by Hon Mark Dreyfus QC on the topic Justice, Social Democracy and the Cause of Labor. Mark Dreyfus is a Federal MP, currently Shadow Attorney General.