News tagged with Age Discrimination

Survey shows ageism alive and well among Australian employers

 

Government survey findings showing almost a third of Australian employers break the law by setting an age limit for job applicants demonstrates how much effort is still required to fight ageism in the workforce. ...

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The HeART of Ageing – Conversation event last 4th October

 

If you missed the event you can watch it on our YouTube Channel. We are keen to hear your views so join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter. ...

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The HEART of AgeingOctober 4 -

 

COTA Victoria is celebrating International Day of Older Persons by hosting a conversation event with four older Australians unafraid to speak up and challenge assumptions around ageing. ...

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Australia’s economic and social development being held back…

Australia’s economic and social development being held back by failure to tap the talents, contributions and participation of Older Australians ...

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#YearsAhead and Valued

Participate in WHO’s Instagram Campaign – #YearsAhead and Valued Photos can help break down the stereotypes that we often associate with ageing.  World Health Organization’s Department of Ageing and Life-course ... ...

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COTA Victoria State Budget Survey – we need your views!

COTA Victoria State Budget Survey – we need your views! Each year COTA Victoria delivers a submission to the Victorian Government outlining what we see as the key priorities for ... ...

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Inequality and Older Victorians

  By Myfan Jordan COTA Victoria Policy Officer in the Autumn 2015 Newsletter of the Community Information and Support Victoria. Populations across the globe are ageing. Commonly, reports describing this ... ...

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COTA State Election Platform 2014

Participation and connection are the heart of inclusive and healthy age friendly communities, yet many older people face barriers to these. The vital contribution older people make to our communities ... ...

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Age Discrimination Act

Discussion paper on the ...

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Older Drivers see red

Age discrimination at work or on the roads, it all adds up to ageism. Sue Hendy, CEO talks on 7pm project to counter the idea that bad driving comes with ... ...

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