#Australia

  • Article: This Remote Indigenous Community in South Australia Just Received a Dialysis Clinic

    This Remote Indigenous Community in South Australia Just Received a Dialysis Clinic

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 13, 2019

    The clinic allows patients to remain on their traditional lands. Read more

  • Article: Over 600 Schools Close Across New South Wales Due to Catastrophic Fires

    Over 600 Schools Close Across New South Wales Due to Catastrophic Fires

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 13, 2019

    A state of emergency has been declared across the state. Read more

  • Article: Victoria To Ban Logging of Native Forests Under Groundbreaking New Policy

    Victoria To Ban Logging of Native Forests Under Groundbreaking New Policy

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 11, 2019

    By 2030, Victoria’s protected native forests will be larger than the size of Tasmania. Read more

  • Article: Australia's Women's Team Earns Soccer’s First Equal Pay Deal in the World

    Australia's Women's Team Earns Soccer’s First Equal Pay Deal in the World

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 8, 2019

    The Australian women’s team is ranked eighth in the world, while the men’s team is 44th. Read more

  • Article: Australia Just Committed $90 Million to Help ‘Close the Gap’ For Indigenous Australians

    Australia Just Committed $90 Million to Help ‘Close the Gap’ For Indigenous Australians

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 8, 2019

    The life expectancy gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians is at least 10 years. Read more

  • Article: The First Rain in Months for Drought-Ravaged NSW Brings Mass Celebrations

    The First Rain in Months for Drought-Ravaged NSW Brings Mass Celebrations

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 5, 2019

    Thirty-three percent of New South Wales is in ‘intense’ drought. Read more

  • Article: Kmart Australia Launches Inclusive Same-Sex Family Doll Sets

    Kmart Australia Launches Inclusive Same-Sex Family Doll Sets

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 4, 2019

    Representation is a critical component of reducing bigotry and stigma. Read more

  • Article: The Sydney Opera House Just Pledged to Support the United Nations’ Global Goals

    The Sydney Opera House Just Pledged to Support the United Nations’ Global Goals

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 31, 2019

    The performing arts institution hosts almost 11 million guests each year. Read more