The contacts listed here are also available in each of the topic headings.
The Languages and Multicultural Education Resource Centre (LMERC) is a specialist resource centre for schools in Victoria. They provide information for teachers, educators and pre-service teachers on the resources and facilities offered by the centre.
The National Suicide Prevention Strategy is guided by the Living Is For Everyone (LIFE) Framework which sets out the national priorities for suicide and self-harm prevention. LIFE is dedicated to providing the best available evidence and resources to guide activities aimed at reducing the rate at which people take their lives in Australia.
As part of Australia’s planning for the hosting of the G20 in 2014, a Y20 Planning Group has been selected to plan and manage Australia’s delivery of the Australian Y20, which is the official platform for young people from across the Group of Twenty (G20) countries to make young voices heard on the most pressing global economic challenges. Original article
A new report from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research titled Young people in education and training estimates that 81.9% of Australians aged 15–19 participated in an education and training activity as at August 2012. Original article
According to Dr Brian Jones, from the University of Sydney’s Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, there have been around 700 agriculture graduates per annum in Australia in recent years, while job advertisements suggest there is a demand for approximately 4500 tertiary qualified graduates per annum. Original article
A report released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has found a slight decrease in the rate of young people in sentenced detention, but a rise in the ratio of Indigenous young people in detention compared to non-Indigenous young people. Original article