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The reality of this election outcome was far removed from the shallow, lazy Tweedledum Tweedledee version of politics. The results highlighted the previously untapped power of women, the impotence of mainstream media, and the fundamental importance of community and connectedness writes CCA CEO David Crosbie in Pro Bono News, 2 June 2022.

The charities sector is delighted to welcome Dr Andrew Leigh as the new Assistant Minister for Competition, Charities and Treasury.

Charities across Australia are looking forward to working with the new Labor government to address the critical need for reform and stronger support of the charities and not-for-profit (NFP) sector.

CCA's Annual Report 2021 is now available. Our thanks to CCA members and partners for your involvement and support in a challenging year for charities and communities.

Regardless of who wins the election this weekend, it is important to remember that government departments and agencies can be very resilient. If we expect them to change, we need to think about how we can reward the behaviours we want them to adopt, writes CCA CEO David Crosbie in Pro Bono News, 19 May 2022.