The Hon Amanda Rishworth MP

Latest Media Releases

More pathways to support for victims and survivors of human trafficking

The Albanese Labor Government is supporting victims and survivors of human trafficking and modern slavery through an innovative pilot connecting them directly to the services they need.

Review into the impact of online keno and foreign-matched lotteries

The Albanese Government has commenced a review into the regulation of online keno and foreign-matched lotteries as it continues its work to minimise online gambling harms.

New Disability Employment Services Scorecards to help deliver better services for people with disability

The Albanese Labor Government is today unveiling the new Disability Employment Services (DES) Performance Framework and Scorecards, taking the next step towards ensuring Australians with disability have equal opportunities to gain and maintain employment.

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Latest Editorials

Too much at stake to falter over next step for change

We became a step closer to a referendum on a Voice to Parliament last Wednesday with the passing of the Bill through the Lower House.

Labor Delivers Family and Domestic Violence Leave as one way to save lives

More than 11 million employees are now eligible for ten days leave to deal with the impacts of family and domestic violence and whether they ever need it or not, the protection is there.

Minister Rishworth – Opinion piece – Herald Sun

There is a moment I recall with my eldest son Percy whenever I think about gender-norms, family dynamics and respectful relationships.

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Latest Speeches

World Down Syndrome Congress Speech

Minister Rishworth gave a Ministerial Address at the World Down Syndrome Congress in Brisbane.

AIFS Conference

Minister Rishworth gave a speech at the Australian Institute of Family Studies’ 17th Conference

Consent campaign launch

Minister Rishworth’s address at the launch of the Consent Campaign

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Latest Transcripts

Minister Rishworth press conference

Minister Rishworth discusses new funding for the Centre for Inclusive Supports, Scorecards for Disability Employment Services, and family, domestic and sexual violence.

Minister Rishworth interview on ABC Radio Brisbane with Craig Zonca

Minister Rishworth discusses New Scorecards for Disability Employment Services and World Down Syndrome Congress in Brisbane.

Minister Rishworth press conference in Townsville

Minister Rishworth discusses Safe Places, Family and Domestic Violence, Senator Fatima Payman, Nuclear energy and the Cashless Debit Card

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