Not-for-profit Law, a service of Justice Connect providing legal help for community organisations, has developed a whistleblower policy template to assist organisation comply with the whistleblower provisions of the Corporations Act.
The Governance Institute of Australia’s pre-budget submission recommends various ways in which the government could improve regulation and help reduce the costs and inefficiencies in doing business and running charities.
Governance Institute successfully gained accreditation from the national regulator for higher education — Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) — for a new Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma of Applied Corporate Governance and Risk Management. The accreditation has been granted for the maximum period of seven years.
The Governance Institute of Australia has released guidance for company directors and other governance professionals that breaks down the complexity of identifying and disclosing climate change-related risks.