Increasingly insecure pathways to home ownership are not just a problem for property markets. The fallout is likely to hit retirement incomes, the welfare base, gender equity and the broader economy.
Despite Australia being considered the 'lucky country', 15% of us still experience food insecurity. Meanwhile, 40% of edible food is thrown away before it even reaches the market.
It was meant to provide a more streamlined and coherent system – but it isn't working.
Means-tested benefits are designed to ensure a minimum standard of living for Britain’s poorest families.
About 60% of children in South Africa under 10 years don't live with their biological fathers. But research sheds light on those who despite the pressures remain involved in their children’s lives.
Housing has become integral to our welfare system, so even governments can't afford for prices to decline.