Australia’s rate of unemployment is going up, and FAST! That's why are we launching a National Jobs Plan. We know young people, women, and workers in rural and regional Australia are being hit the hardest. Without a plan that addresses the issues of job insecurity, inequality and record-low wage growth, unemployment is likely to get worse.
Australian Unions will be launching a National Jobs Plan at the National Press Club, on Wednesday, 15th July. At the National Press Club I will outline the plan, which focuses on three core areas: