The Resource A just and sustainable Australia, written by David Yencken and Libby Porter

A just and sustainable Australia, written by David Yencken and Libby Porter

Label
A just and sustainable Australia
Title
A just and sustainable Australia
Statement of responsibility
written by David Yencken and Libby Porter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reviews key social, cultural and enivronmental issues facing Australia now and in the future; Part B includes a section on reconciliation and the rights of Indigenous people; Recommendation 8 alls for protection of Indigenous rights and identity such as those related to land, culture and heritage and to overcome multiple disadvantage
Member of
Cataloging source
ANL
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1931-
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Yencken, D. G. D.
Dewey number
361.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1973-
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  • Porter, Libby
  • Australian Council of Social Service
  • Australian Collaboration (Organisation)
Series statement
ACOSS paper
Series volume
no. 115
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  • Australia
  • Public welfare
  • Human rights
  • Environmental degradation
  • Social indicators
Target audience
adult
Label
A just and sustainable Australia, written by David Yencken and Libby Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "September 2001"
  • "with contributions from the participating organisations of the Australian Collaboration"--T.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 98-104
Contents
Part A. The nature of the issues : Measuring real progress -- Social trends -- Environmental trends -- Public opinion -- Globalisation -- The intent of this report -- Part B. An analysis of key social, cultural and environmental issues -- Environmental degradation : Land, water and biodiversity ; Greenhouse gas emissions ; Air quality ; Other urban environmental problems ; The marine and estuarine environment -- Basic human needs : Jobs ; Education ; Housing ; Health -- Inequality and poverty -- Reconciliation and the rights of Indigenous people -- Multiculturalism and respect for difference -- Democratic processes, human rights and social cohesion : Citizenship ; TRust ; Community services and organisations ; Consumer issues -- Media diversity, freedom of speech and access to information -- Legal protection for human rights -- The transformation of the economy to a sustainable economy -- Responsible external behaviour and help to other societies -- Part C. Specific recommendations : Principles on which the recommendations are based -- Recommendations 1 to 16. -- Part D. Overarching recommendations : A new integrated policy framework -- A new institution for the review of long national trends and options -- Democracy and citizenship -- Comprehensive auditing and reporting -- Funding the recommendations
Control code
000023148989
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
104 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A just and sustainable Australia, written by David Yencken and Libby Porter
Publication
Note
  • "September 2001"
  • "with contributions from the participating organisations of the Australian Collaboration"--T.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 98-104
Contents
Part A. The nature of the issues : Measuring real progress -- Social trends -- Environmental trends -- Public opinion -- Globalisation -- The intent of this report -- Part B. An analysis of key social, cultural and environmental issues -- Environmental degradation : Land, water and biodiversity ; Greenhouse gas emissions ; Air quality ; Other urban environmental problems ; The marine and estuarine environment -- Basic human needs : Jobs ; Education ; Housing ; Health -- Inequality and poverty -- Reconciliation and the rights of Indigenous people -- Multiculturalism and respect for difference -- Democratic processes, human rights and social cohesion : Citizenship ; TRust ; Community services and organisations ; Consumer issues -- Media diversity, freedom of speech and access to information -- Legal protection for human rights -- The transformation of the economy to a sustainable economy -- Responsible external behaviour and help to other societies -- Part C. Specific recommendations : Principles on which the recommendations are based -- Recommendations 1 to 16. -- Part D. Overarching recommendations : A new integrated policy framework -- A new institution for the review of long national trends and options -- Democracy and citizenship -- Comprehensive auditing and reporting -- Funding the recommendations
Control code
000023148989
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
104 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library.
Other physical details
ill.

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