The facts speak for themselves and I find it mind-boggling that a relatively small amount of international aid directly targets women and girls. With this in mind, put yourself in the shoes of girls of Ronietta in Sierra Leone. It’s one of the several countries where inequalities are a daily reality for girls, simply because they were born female.
When CARE Australia’s Jenny Clement recently travelled to a small and relatively unknown village in northern Cambodia, she came across a young woman whose life had been changed forever.
The Murray-Darling Basin Authority’s revised plan has state governments, irrigators and conservationists in disagreement over what is a ‘fair’ deal.
Our World Today, August 14, 2012
What has led 105,000 people to become homeless in Australia? Our World today investigates
Age is no barrier to one over 60s raw vegan couple who plan to run a marathon a day for a whole year
Our World Today talks to up-and-coming film star and conservationist, Fabrice Marre, about his fight against deforestation.
Our World Today, June 25, 2012
Founder and Chief Happiness Officer of the Happiness Institute, Dr Timothy Sharp, talks to Our World Today about being happy in the 21st Century.
Our World Today, June 14, 2012
Abuse of the elderly will be brought to the forefront this Friday for the seventh annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, aimed at raising awareness of the often forgotten mistreatment of the elderly.
Our World Today finds out the facts behind homelessness in Australia, and what we can do to help
Our World Today, May 29, 2012
National Reconciliation Week 2012 recognises the oldest culture in Australia.
Our World Today, 26 April, 2012
An Australian non-profit organisation has revealed a company behind palm oil plantations that threaten the lives of orangutans is from a group which is a member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO).
Would you believe it if someone told you within a decade Australia could be powered by 100 per cent renewable energy?
Military intervention in Uganda to capture the now world-infamous Joseph Kony could cause ethical dilemmas that many inspired by the Kony 2012 Campaign may not have realised.
University online journalism feature article
More preventative programs and government funding is vital in tackling youth crime, a Bentleigh non-for-profit organisation says.
University online journalism assignment, March 2011
Local Zumba instructors are inspiring locals to keep fit while raising thousands for New Zealand and Japan natural disaster victims.
Published in Spectrum, March 2011
After narrowly escaping the destruction of the Black Saturday fires, some Warrandyte locals now fear children’s lives could be threatened due to forced school closures on high fire risk days.