The appropriateness and effectiveness of the objectives, design, implementation and evaluation of the Community Development Program (CDP): A submission to the Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee

Author/s (editor/s):

Shelley Bielefeld

Publication year:


Publication type:

Government and community sector reports

Key points of the submission:

  1. There are Serious problems with the CDP Program
  2. CDP is a Badly Designed Regulatory System—Evidenced by High Levels of Defiance and Disengagement
  3. Multiple Punitive Welfare Conditionality Programs Can Compound Disadvantage and Create Confusion

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