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Good morning and welcome to the launch of Supporting Working Parents: Pregnancy and Return to Work National Review.
The National Review Reference Group will provide counsel on the research methodology, analysis of the findings and the final report and recommendations.
The Reference Group consists of 7 members representing business, community groups, unions and academics. The Reference Group will be chaired by Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner. The members include:
The Sex Discrimination Commissioner, on behalf of the Commission, will conduct research to identify the prevalence of discrimination in relation to pregnancy at work and return to work after parental leave as follows:
Publication of submissions
Carers NSW 2013 Biennial Conference: Caring, Working, Living
Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick, today congratulated the Australian Government and the Parliament on the passage of the Australia’s first Paid Parental Leave Scheme.
Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick congratulated the Australian government on the passing of the Paid Parental Leave and Other Legislation Amendment (Dad and Partner Pay and Other Measures) Bill 2012, because it acknowledges, includes and supports the caring role played by fathers and partners, which is very important.