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A Busy Year in the Fight Against Family Violence

Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 22nd November 2016 -  In 2014 Rosie Batty became a household name, rising above personal tragedy to put family violence on the national agenda.

Opinion

Why We Need a More Inclusive Australia

Alpha Cheng, Tuesday, 22nd November 2016 -  A year after his father’s fatal shooting by a teenager radicalised by ISIS ideology, teacher Alpha Cheng makes a powerful – and personal – case for why we need a more inclusive Australia, in this article, written for the Brotherhood of St Laure

Voting Opens For Sector’s Most Influential

Wendy Williams, Monday, 21st November 2016 -  Hundreds of people from across the social sector have voiced their opinion about who were the most influential figures of 2016.

Changemaker

Recovery Is Possible

Wendy Williams, Monday, 21st November 2016 -  Dr Cathy Kezelman AM is the president of Blue Knot Foundation, the leading national organisation supporting the estimated five million Australian adults who are survivors of childhood trauma. She is this week’s Changemaker.

Community Sector Scoops Awards

Wendy Williams, Friday, 18th November 2016 -  The community sector’s top organisations and professionals have been recognised for “improving the lives of others”.

Australia Labelled A ‘Laggard’ On Cutting Climate Pollution

Wendy Williams, Thursday, 17th November 2016 -  Australia has come under fire for its “unambitious climate policies” and been ranked among the worst developed countries for climate change action.

New Stats on Indigenous Disadvantage ‘Alarming’

Lina Caneva, Thursday, 17th November 2016 -  The wellbeing of Australia’s Indigenous population continues to stagnate or even worsen in some areas despite some positive signs of improvement, according to a new Productivity Commission report.

Refugee Advocate Named Victorian Australian of the Year

Lina Caneva, Thursday, 17th November 2016 -  Refugee advocate Paris Aristotle AM has been named 2017 Victorian Australian of the Year.

Opinion

Nothing to See Here? Abuse and neglect of Children in Care a Century-old Story in Australia

Katherine McFarlane, Thursday, 17th November 2016 -  The evidence revealed in the ABC’s Four Corners program of widespread abuse of children in care is an all too familiar story, writes Katherine McFarlane, senior lecturer in Justice Studies at Charles Sturt University, in this article which first ap

Gender Pay Gap Closing, But ‘Too Slow’

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 16th November 2016 -  The gender pay gap is closing but women are still undervalued in the workplace with men earning an average of 23 per cent more than women, according to the latest gender equality scorecard.
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