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Caretaker Conventions to be Put Under the Spotlight

Caretaker Conventions to be Put Under the Spotlight

Jennifer Menzies from the Policy Innovation Hub at Griffith University will be facilitating a free webinar next week on caretaker conventions in Westminster Systems as part of IPAA Queensland and Griffith University’s Challenger Seminar Series.

The importance of public services in the world of COVID-19

The importance of public services in the world of COVID-19

Dr Gordon de Brouwer PSM, IPAA National President, recently spoke about the profound impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on public services across Australia, and highlighted the importance of telling the stories of public service at the state, territory and national levels.

Free Speech at Work to be Put Under the Legal Microscope

Free Speech at Work to be Put Under the Legal Microscope

IPAA will partner with the ANU College of Law in the delivery of a free webinar on ‘Free speech at work: Folau, Banerji and beyond?’ to be held on Wednesday 22 July 2020. An impressive panel will explore the issue and consider how it might be possible to reconcile employees’ speech rights with the interests of employers.