Australia finds itself mid-way through the five stages through which G20 governments and their agencies are progressing in terms of implementing the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
Moves to halt human trafficking have gained momentum with the New South Wales Parliament passing Australia’s first Modern Slavery Bill on 21 June. It may overlap with the requirements of the Federal government’s Modern Slavery Bill which was introduced a week later into Parliament on 28 June.
There’s good news for Australian charities. Victoria has become the latest state to streamline its reporting arrangements for charities. And a senate inquiry is set to look at how charity fundraising can be improved in the 21st century.