Jobs That Are Needed for Full Employment
Jobs that desperately need to be
Infrastructure - Landcare instead of defence expenditure, to retrieve and prevent the damage of land and river degradation, salination, forest loss, pests, weeds, pollution - e.g preventing the death of the vital Murray-Darling Basin. Water-supply reparation and conservation - Conservation of marine and forest resources. Sewage systems restructured and rebuilt to stop our criminal waste of our most renewable fertiliser, and re-use of heavy metals and grey water.
Transport, energy and communications infrastructure improved and extended
Housing and community environments made decent for everyone - (Visit Rubbishtown that spreads across Melbourne's north-east) Households that are sustainable and save waste will need manpower (generic are more essential for economic survival than markets that produce waste - Education that is lifelong to produce resilient adults Childcare that is leisurely to give children less herding and more freedom Decent care for the sick, handicapped and elderly .
Products - more innovative, renovatable, durable, re-usable, mendable, updatable, distinctive, cultural - Shops and repairers for Conservation products - Fashions that are beautiful, useful and comfortable, for home, export, and tourists - Uses and salvage for everything currently thrown out of shops and homes daily
Research & Development - Increase (not cut) Research & Development in:
Australia's unique flora and fauna preservation
Working conditions Workshare and Eight-Hours-Day awards to reduce the loads on increasingly over-worked working work-force and mangements.
Finance to pay for these jobs. When people with jobs spend their money in ways that both meet their needs and give jobs to others, money circulates around a community as a means of exchange for goods and services, instead of flowing into sinks or out of the country, except for trade exchanges. Taxation and low-interest government loans to pay for public sector jobs in these areas are investments in the future with longterm benefits.
Even more street-signs.