#Australia

  • Article: How UNICEF Australia Is Providing Life-Saving Support to Children on the Front Lines of COVID-19

    How UNICEF Australia Is Providing Life-Saving Support to Children on the Front Lines of COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|UNICEF|May 27, 2020

    The non-governmental organisation works to promote children’s rights around the world. Read more

  • Article: Death Certificates in Australia Should Be Modernised to Include Climate Change, Experts Argue

    Death Certificates in Australia Should Be Modernised to Include Climate Change, Experts Argue

    By Madeleine Keck|May 25, 2020

    Researchers want climate change included as a secondary cause of death in cases of heat exposure. Read more

  • Article: Banned Travel Due to COVID-19 Could See Millions of Pacific Workers Slide Into Poverty: Report

    Banned Travel Due to COVID-19 Could See Millions of Pacific Workers Slide Into Poverty: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|May 21, 2020

    Thousands of jobs have already been lost as hotels and resorts close. Read more

  • Article: The WHO Will Launch Independent Probe Into COVID-19 Following Motion Backed by Over 120 Nations

    The WHO Will Launch Independent Probe Into COVID-19 Following Motion Backed by Over 120 Nations

    By Madeleine Keck|May 20, 2020

    The evaluation will review “lessons learned from the WHO-coordinated international health response." Read more

  • Article: How Australian Aid Is Helping the Solomon Islands Manage and Adapt to Climate Change

    How Australian Aid Is Helping the Solomon Islands Manage and Adapt to Climate Change

    By Madeleine Keck|May 18, 2020

    Over the past two decades, sea levels in the Solomon Islands have risen over 15 centimetres. Read more

  • Article: Significant Increase in Family Violence Cases in Victoria Prompts New Awareness Campaign

    Significant Increase in Family Violence Cases in Victoria Prompts New Awareness Campaign

    By Madeleine Keck|May 18, 2020

    The spike has been attributed to the “multitude of stressors related to coronavirus.” Read more

  • Article: Nearly 600,000 Australians Lost Their Jobs in April Due to COVID-19

    Nearly 600,000 Australians Lost Their Jobs in April Due to COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|May 15, 2020

    More than 19,000 jobs were lost each day in April. Read more

  • Article: Australia Pledges Over $350 Million to Support the Global Coronavirus Response

    Australia Pledges Over $350 Million to Support the Global Coronavirus Response

    By Madeleine Keck|May 11, 2020

    “We are also stepping up to assist our region.” Read more