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Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement a danger, community groups claim

 

· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The power of foreign corporations to sue the Australian government and the dilution of workers’ and citizens’ rights raise concerns about the TPP-11.

Power and poverty in the fashion industry

 

· Wednesday, July 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Know the stories behind the clothes we love to buy and wear – the stories of workers, mainly women.

Wake-up call to more sustainable lifestyles

 

· Wednesday, June 27, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Tom and Mark’s book was a delight. They managed to avoid the obvious pitfalls of causing despair or inducing guilt.

Community sponsorship of refugees in Australia: Is the time ripe for a bigger and better program?

 

· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

While it may seem that community sponsorship is a relatively new policy idea, Australia has a long history and experience with engaging the community in the process of welcoming and settling refugees.

A voice for the animals

 

· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

RSPCA NSW helps animals (and people!) in many different ways.

Frog-spotting in the park

 

· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · 1 Comment 

 

Sydney Park this April played host to BioBlitz, a citizen science festival celebrating the city’s growing natural diversity.

After harvests fail and thousands flee homes, famine looms again in South Sudan

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Some of the horrific stories that have become almost commonplace in South Sudan as a result of the civil war.

Reflections on ageing

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Being well past 70, I feel adequately qualified to offer some personal thoughts on the process of ageing.

RAW community engagement program – Art Gallery of NSW, Artspace and Save the Children Australia

 

· Saturday, March 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

A new initiative by Art Gallery of NSW, Artspace and Save the Children Australia.

Regional Forest Agreements set to be renewed with minimal consultation

 

· Saturday, March 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Regional Forest Agreements are the legal means by which logging of public native forests takes place.