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In representing members' views, Governance Institute of Australia uses the media to promote its position on key issues.

Month: Oct

Inaugural Governance Institute forum supports strong NFP governance

30/10/2014

To support the growing importance of good governance in the not-for-profit (NFP) sector, Governance Institute of Australia is holding its inaugural NFP Forum on the theme of ‘Integrated governance and risk management’ on Wednesday 26 November, 2014 at the Rydges Hotel, Perth.

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Leading directors urge debate on making corporate responsibility a director’s duty

23/10/2014

Governance Institute of Australia today launched a discussion paper inviting public comment on whether the time-honoured corporations law principle that shareholder interests are paramount in business decision-making must change as community expectations demand higher levels of corporate responsibility.

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Good governance trailblazer one of Australia’s 100 Women of Influence

02/10/2014

The board of Governance Institute of Australia is delighted to announce that the institute’s longstanding director of policy and publishing Ms Judith Fox is a winner in The Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards for 2014.   

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Governance Institute says ‘bring back CAMAC’

01/10/2014

The Federal Government’s public consultation on the draft Bill to abolish the Corporations & Markets Advisory Committee (CAMAC) must consider the option of retaining the highly respected body that has been a powerhouse for intelligent, effective and practical corporations and financial markets reform for 24 years, says Governance Institute of Australia.

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