Most Recent Content from: Madeleine Keck

  • Article: The Education Gap Between Country and City Students in Victoria Continues to Grow
    Education

    The Education Gap Between Country and City Students in Victoria Continues to Grow

    By Madeleine Keck|June 17, 2019

    “It’s of concern because we want all communities to be strong and to be able to regenerate.” Read more

  • Article: Western Australia’s Current Flu Season is the ‘Most Severe’ in the State’s History
    Health

    Western Australia’s Current Flu Season is the ‘Most Severe’ in the State’s History

    By Madeleine Keck|June 14, 2019

    Fifteen people have died so far this year — compared to four in the same period in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Will Be Made From Recycled Plastic
    Environment

    Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Will Be Made From Recycled Plastic

    By Madeleine Keck|June 13, 2019

    Japanese citizens are being asked to donate their waste. Read more

  • Article: 'Magnificent' Australians Celebrated in Queen’s Birthday Honors List
    Citizenship

    'Magnificent' Australians Celebrated in Queen’s Birthday Honors List

    By Madeleine Keck|June 12, 2019

    These Australians are working to stop gender inequality, improve global health, and end poverty. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 6 Australian Women Experience Physical or Sexual Abuse Before Age 15, Report Finds
    Girls & Women

    1 in 6 Australian Women Experience Physical or Sexual Abuse Before Age 15, Report Finds

    By Madeleine Keck|June 6, 2019

    The new report sheds light on groups vulnerable to family, domestic, and sexual violence. Read more

  • Article: Just 7% of Girls Complete Secondary School in the Solomon Islands: Report
    Education

    Just 7% of Girls Complete Secondary School in the Solomon Islands: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|June 5, 2019

    The report, by Plan International, calls on neighbor Australia to up aid funding for education. Read more

  • Article: Australia’s Lowest-Paid Workers Are Set to Receive a 3% Wage Lift
    Finance & Innovation

    Australia’s Lowest-Paid Workers Are Set to Receive a 3% Wage Lift

    By Madeleine Keck|June 4, 2019

    Aussies doing it tough, however, claim the increase isn't enough to keep them out of poverty. Read more

  • Article: Australia Appoints an Indigenous Person as Minister for Indigenous Affairs for the First Time
    Citizenship

    Australia Appoints an Indigenous Person as Minister for Indigenous Affairs for the First Time

    By Madeleine Keck|June 3, 2019

    Ken Wyatt has also become the first Indigenous member of cabinet in Australia’s history. Read more