The Hon Amanda Rishworth MP

Latest Media Releases

Unlocking tech industry career pathways for young people

The Albanese Labor Government is helping more young people, including those experiencing disadvantage or increased barriers to employment, receive training and experience for future careers in tech with the launch of a Virtual Work Experience Program.

Training for Faith Leaders and CALD Communities to extend care to women and children in crisis

Increased training for Faith Leaders and CALD Communities to better support women and children who experience family, domestic and sexual violence will be funded as part of the Albanese Labor Government’s commitment to ending gender-based violence in one generation.

More than 18,000 BetStop registrations in just six months

More than 18,000 Australians have signed up to BetStop – the National Self-Exclusion Register since it was launched by the Albanese Government six months ago today, demonstrating the significant impact this initiative is having to combat online wagering harms.

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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

Jobsupport Awards Ceremony

Minister Rishworth gave a Ministerial Address at the Jobsupport Awards Ceremony in Sydney, outlining the Government’s progress towards disability employment reforms.

Pathways to Possibilities Conference

Minister Rishworth gave a Ministerial Address at the Pathways to Possibilities Conference, outlining the Government’s commitment to disability employment reforms.

International Day of People with Disability Morning Tea

Minister Rishworth addresses guests at a 2023 International Day of People with Disability Morning Tea event.

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Latest Transcripts

Minister Rishworth interview on ABC News Breakfast with Bridget Brennan

Minister Rishworth discusses training for faith leaders to extend care to women and children in crisis.

Doorstop Interview, Wednesday, 7 February

Prime Minister Albanese, Senator Gallagher and Minister Rishworth discuss International Women's Day, industrial relations, bigger tax cuts for more Australians and Indigenous Affairs.

Minister Rishworth interview on Radio National Breakfast with Patricia Karvelas

Minister Rishworth discusses family, domestic and sexual violence, Emergency Relief, and Cost of living

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