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  • Article: Australia’s International Aid Budget Will Be Reprioritized Under Landmark Review

    Australia’s International Aid Budget Will Be Reprioritized Under Landmark Review

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 11, 2019

    The review will reassess which countries receive aid and for what outcomes. Read more

  • Article: A Year Ago, Cisco Pledged to Empower 10 Million People With Tech Skills. Meet One of the Young South Africans Impacted.

    A Year Ago, Cisco Pledged to Empower 10 Million People With Tech Skills. Meet One of the Young South Africans ...

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 2, 2019

    Mpho Mudau, 24 from Gauteng, says: “My future has never looked this bright.” Read more

  • Article: Almost 900,000 People Live in Poverty in New South Wales, Australia’s Wealthiest State

    Almost 900,000 People Live in Poverty in New South Wales, Australia’s Wealthiest State

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 28, 2019

    Over 13% of the population live in economic disadvantage. Read more

  • Article: This Groundbreaking App Lets You Experience What It's Like to Be a Life-Saving Aid Worker

    This Groundbreaking App Lets You Experience What It's Like to Be a Life-Saving Aid Worker

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 25, 2019

    The app, created by Islamic Relief, also combats negative portrayal of Muslim characters in media. Read more

  • Article: Nobel Prize for Economics 2019 Awarded to 3 Pioneers for Their Fight Against Poverty

    Nobel Prize for Economics 2019 Awarded to 3 Pioneers for Their Fight Against Poverty

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 14, 2019

    The recipients include Esther Duflo — who’s the youngest winner ever and only the second woman. Read more

  • Article: Nobel Prize in Chemistry Recognizes Key Renewable Energy Breakthrough

    Nobel Prize in Chemistry Recognizes Key Renewable Energy Breakthrough

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 9, 2019

    “They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.” Read more

  • Article: The UN Wants Companies to Stop Ruining the Ocean

    The UN Wants Companies to Stop Ruining the Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 2, 2019

    The UN Global Compact is trying to tie corporate success to the health of the oceans. Read more

  • Article: 9 Essential Organizations Global Citizen’s ‘Global Goal Live’ Campaign Will Support

    9 Essential Organizations Global Citizen’s ‘Global Goal Live’ Campaign Will Support

    By William Naughton-Gravette|Sept. 26, 2019

    The campaign will support some of the most impactful global development organizations on the planet. Read more