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Learning when to get out of the way

Grace O'Hara, Wednesday, 16th September 2020 -  For as long as Grace O’Hara can remember, she’s wanted to make a difference in the world. But through her experience with voluntourism, she realised this sometimes meant getting out of the way of the people you’re trying to help.

COVID-19 causes widening inequality for children worldwide

Luke Michael, Monday, 14th September 2020 -  Save the Children has conducted the largest global survey of its kind since the COVID-19 pandemic was declared   

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Research reveals shocking detail on how Australia’s environmental scientists are being silenced

Contributor, Wednesday, 9th September 2020 -  As Don Driscoll and his colleagues write, scientists in government, industry and universities are being gagged from communicating the evidence on critical environmental issues. Often, this means the facts don’t reach the public or government minist

£10 billion funding gap causes chaos in UK charity sector

Luke Michael, Monday, 24th August 2020 -  Almost six in 10 UK charities say they are likely to cut back services amid the coronavirus crisis

Changing the relationship between First Nations people and other Australians

Luke Michael, Monday, 24th August 2020 -  The Deep Collaboration project is the culmination of a decade's worth of work

NZ High Court backs Greenpeace in fight for charity status

Luke Michael, Wednesday, 12th August 2020 -  The decision has been labelled a major victory for environmental advocacy groups

Employee-owned businesses urged to become better corporate citizens

Luke Michael, Monday, 10th August 2020 -  "We see employee ownership as a significant tool to assist companies in providing stronger, more resilient, productive employment," one advocate says.

Opinion

Beyond the profits of doom

David Crosbie, Thursday, 6th August 2020 -  It is important for charities to shine a light on the problems facing the sector and society at large, but we must not push this narrative too far. Charities must also be seen as capable of driving change and delivering solutions, writes David Crosbi

Opinion

Trust in the charity sector is well placed

Craig Comrie, Monday, 3rd August 2020 -  The contract flexibility we have seen over the last few months from government and philanthropic funders has supercharged innovation – we need to create an environment where this is possible every day, not just when we are responding to a crisis, w

‘It’s a very big picture vision’: Work underway for a national civil society strategy

Luke Michael, Thursday, 30th July 2020 -  Advocates hope the strategy can be utilised by the charity sector  
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