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What does WFTD stand for?

WFTD stands for Work for the Dole (Australia)

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The volunteers at BHE include general community members, Centrelink Mature Age volunteers, Work for the Dole participants, school and TAFE students on work experience placements, and people completing community service hours.
Under the Common Youth Allowance introduced in 1 July 1998 all long term jobless people under the age of 25 years who were unemployed for over 6 months were required to engage in some form of training or education(1) or were compelled to work for the dole (DSS 1998).
There will be less reliance on the harsh 8 week withdrawal of payments, although a new 'no show no pay' rule is proposed to dock a day's income support payment for each day that a recipient misses Work For The Dole or a training course.
The emergence of `mutual obligation' When John Howard delivered the first `Annual Federation Address' in Adelaide in January 1998 one of his key topics was a Work for the Dole scheme that had been introduced as part of a broad reform of the government's welfare program.