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Social Impact Investing Taskforce - Interim Report
31st January 2020
Executive Summary The interim report summarises the Taskforce’s findings to date—and includes three initiatives recommended for immediate implementation. A final report will be submitted to Government in June 2020. The challenge Despite Australia’s prosperity, too many Australians still face persistent disadvantage and exclusion. Social impact investing can ignite—and grow—better interventions to ensure everyone can participate in the economic and social life of the nation. In Australia, the...
Annual Progress Report 2019 - Australian Government Response to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse
23rd December 2019
Second annual progress report on implementation of recommendations from the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
Open letter to the Australian Public Service December 2019
13th December 2019
Friday, 13 December 2019 Dear colleagues The Prime Minister today released the final report of the Independent Review of the Australian Public Service (APS) and the Government’s response as part of the Government’s reform agenda for the APS: ‘Delivering for Australians’. We should all be proud of being part of the APS. We are a world-class public service. We work in remote and regional Australia, in Canberra and other capital cities, and around the world. What you do every day, helps to...
Delivering for Australians
13th December 2019
A world-class Australian Public Service: The Government’s APS reform agenda ‘Delivering for Australians’ is part of our commitment to build the APS’s capability and workforce to better support Australians, grow our economy and create jobs, and keep Australians safe.
Independent Review of the Australian Public Service
13th December 2019
Our Public Service, Our future. This review is about our public service and how it can unite to serve all Australians: Our APS, Our Future. Note: This report is currently being converted to a format that meets W3C WCAG 2 level AA compliance. If you require assistance with access or need the data in another format please use our contact form or refer to our Accessibility statement.
Australian Data and Digital Council Communiqué - 06 December 2019
6th December 2019
The Australian Data and Digital Council met in Sydney at the Sydney Start Up Hub, where the Commonwealth, State and Territory data and digital ministers considered a range of national data sharing and digital transformation collaborations.
Corporate Plan 2019-2023
29th November 2019
This Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet’s (PM&C) Corporate Plan for 2019–20 to 2022–23, sets out how we intend to deliver on our responsibilities, and addresses our operating environment, our people and capability, our risk management and oversight and our key activities and performance measures. The Corporate Plan is prepared in accordance with paragraph 35(1)(b) of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (PGPA Act) and can be read in conjunction with PM...
Indigenous Procurement Strategy
22nd October 2019
The primary purpose of the Commonwealth Government’s Indigenous Procurement Policy (IPP) is to stimulate Indigenous entrepreneurship and business development, providing Indigenous Australians with more opportunities to participate in the economy. Key elements of the IPP include: A portfolio based target for the number of contracts awarded to Indigenous enterprises; A portfolio based target for the total value of contracts awarded to Indigenous enterprises; a mandatory set-aside to...