What are Australian values?

What are Australian values?

The Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection asks applicants for visas to confirm that they understand that “Australian society values respect for the freedom and dignity of the individual, freedom of religion, commitment to the rule of law,...
Why are values important?

Why are values important?

Our values reflect what is important to us in life. They are often referred to as our personal guiding principles or life goals. While we may have a variety of shorter term goals that are specific to a situation, like getting a job or a promotion, running a marathon, or visiting Hawaii, our values are life-goals that not specific to any one situation. Values guide our behaviour in all aspects of our life, including our home life, our work life and our social life.

Welcome to The Values Project!

Welcome to The Values Project!

We’re glad you’re here. On this website we aim to showcase personal values. That is, the things that are important to us. That motivate us. That guide our decisions. The Values Project academic team have been living and breathing values, and all things related, for more than 20 years (well, don’t ask exactly how long…).