More Job Losses for the ABC

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ABC Managing director David Anderson announced late yesterday to staff that due to a $41m annual budget shortfall, job losses are unavoidable and voluntary redundancies will be offered. It’s expected that the ABC will lose 250 staff. Since the coalition came to power in 2014, the ABC has lost more than $700 million in funding.

Dr Helen Wolfenden, Lecturer in Radio at Macquarie University joined Alex on Breakfast.

Period11 Jun 2020

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  • TitleMore Job Losses at the ABC
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outlet2SER
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size6 minutes
    CountryAustralia
    Date11/06/20
    DescriptionABC Managing director David Anderson announced late yesterday to staff that due to a $41m annual budget shortfall, job losses are unavoidable and voluntary redundancies will be offered. It’s expected that the ABC will lose 250 staff. Since the coalition came to power in 2014, the ABC has lost more than $700 million in funding.

    Dr Helen Wolfenden, Lecturer in Radio at Macquarie University joined Alex on Breakfast.
    Producer/AuthorAlex James
    URLhttps://2ser.com/i-hope-everyone-is-worried-more-job-losses-for-the-abc/
    PersonsHelen Wolfenden