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ACTU

AIDS Clinical Trials Unit. An NIH-sponsored clinic which has close ties with a major medical centre, and serves as the brick and mortar “storefront” for research trials in HIV and AIDS. ACTUs are staffed by specialised nurses, doctors, and support staff, and work with research clients and primary care physicians to coordinate the HIV care of individual HIV-infected patients.
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Ged Kearney and Rosie Batty stood side by side at the recent ACTU Congress as delegates voted in favour of the following resolution on family violence: "Two thirds of the more than 400,000 Australians who experience domestic violence each year are workers.
The ACTU and AMWU have both, in formal policy papers and reports, championed the economic and job benefits of shifting to a green economy.
An alternative vision for union-ALP relations was forcefully presented by former ACTU Secretary (1983-2000), Bill Kelty, at the Congress dinner.
He duly called for nominations for the positions of ACTU President, Secretary and Assistant Secretary (two positions).
The ACTU is currently analysing the data from the Working Australia Census, which was open for eight weeks until 1 July.
The ACTU has already begun rolling out resources in around 30 marginal seats around the country to coordinate campaigns to protect penalty rates, rights at work and the living standards of working people.
The Leader of the Opposition at the 2003 Congress, former ACTU President Simon Crean, was replaced in late 2003 by Mark Latham.
The dynamics of the Australia-New Zealand relationship have an overriding influence on the ties between the ACTU and the NZFOL.
Supporting the ACTU now would one day be repaid when NZNO needed support in return, they said.
The ACTU believes the Comcare scheme should operate at the same standard, or exceed the standard, currently available to injured workers under state and territory schemes.
McIntyre gave a presentation to the 900-strong audience on her work with the ACTU this year on building community involvement in union campaigns.
The ACTU has lodged a claim with the Fair Work Commission to give workers the right to return to work, part-time or on reduced hours following parental leave.