#Australia

  • Article: New South Wales Elects a Female Premier for the First Time Ever
    Girls & Women

    New South Wales Elects a Female Premier for the First Time Ever

    By Madeleine Keck|March 26, 2019

    Berejiklian beat out Opposition Leader Michael Daley Saturday during the 2019 NSW State Election. Read more

  • Article: Why These Australian Councils Are Now Forced to Dump Recycling in Landfills
    Environment

    Why These Australian Councils Are Now Forced to Dump Recycling in Landfills

    By Madeleine Keck|March 22, 2019

    One year on from China’s waste export ban, Victoria is in a recycling crisis. Read more

  • Article: Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism
    Girls & Women

    Viral Photo of Australian Athlete Tayla Harris Sparks Crucial Discussion About Sexism

    By Madeleine Keck|March 21, 2019

    "My hamstring is OK, but derogatory comments aren't." Read more

  • Article: Australia Plans Massive Cut to the Number of Migrants It Takes In
    Citizenship

    Australia Plans Massive Cut to the Number of Migrants It Takes In

    By Madeleine Keck|March 20, 2019

    The annual permanent migrant intake will be cut from 190,000 to 160,000. Read more

  • Article: Gender Equality, Climate Change to Feature in Labor’s Proposed Australian Foreign Aid Budget
    Finance & Innovation

    Gender Equality, Climate Change to Feature in Labor’s Proposed Australian Foreign Aid Budget

    By Madeleine Keck|March 18, 2019

    "Aid can and does make a difference." Read more

  • Article: Australian Global Citizens Push For an End to Gender Discrimination
    ImpactGirls & Women

    Australian Global Citizens Push For an End to Gender Discrimination

    By Madeleine Keck|March 18, 2019

    Australians raised their voices and took action for the rights of girls and women this month. Read more

  • Article: Australia Becomes First Country to Achieve 30% Gender Equality Across Its Top 100 Boardrooms
    Girls & Women

    Australia Becomes First Country to Achieve 30% Gender Equality Across Its Top 100 Boardrooms

    By Madeleine Keck|March 13, 2019

    "Corporate Australia has heard the message about the value of gender diversity in boardrooms.” Read more

  • Article: Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More
    Girls & Women

    Barbie's New Lineup Features Journalists, Photographers, Activists, and More

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|March 6, 2019

    It’s toy company Mattel’s largest lineup of global female role models. Read more