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  • Article: Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    Drones, Satellites, and Mobile Phones: How Tech Revolutionized Aid in 2019

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 20, 2019

    From drones to satellite early warning systems, technology is revolutionizing aid operations. Read more

  • Article: Confused About the Health of Australia’s Economy? We Break Down the Latest Economic Outlook Report

    Confused About the Health of Australia’s Economy? We Break Down the Latest Economic Outlook Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 20, 2019

    Here’s everything Australian Global Citizens need to know. Read more

  • 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