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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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Conditions which, the ACTU argues, "are not dissimilar to what working men and women have recently endured in modern Australia".
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).
We, the ACTU, do have a Policy which will be implemented with one of the first goals to have an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander ACTU conference.
The ACTU says ChAFTA puts Australian workers at a disadvantage with Chinese workers by removing labour market testing for infrastructure projects.
The Leader of the Opposition at the 2003 Congress, former ACTU President Simon Crean, was replaced in late 2003 by Mark Latham.
The article focuses on key issues the ACTU and NZFOL coalition successfully addressed particularly anti-apartheid and anti-nuclear activity which expanded into solidarity with the Pacific region.
This follows a recommendation from the New Zealand CTU that unions here assist the ACTU to re-build funds depleted by its campaign to overturn the anti-worker industrial legislation implemented by the Howard Government.
The ACTU has called for a flat $30 a week minimum wage increase for Australia's lowest paid workers.
McIntyre gave a presentation to the 900-strong audience on her work with the ACTU this year on building community involvement in union campaigns.