#Australia

  • 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

  • Article: Australia ‘Rights a Historic Wrong’ by Closing the Uluru Climb Forever

    Australia ‘Rights a Historic Wrong’ by Closing the Uluru Climb Forever

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 29, 2019

    The tradition has long divided visitors, the Australian government, and traditional custodians. Read more

  • Article: Almost 1 in 4 Young Australians Live With Psychological Distress: Report

    Almost 1 in 4 Young Australians Live With Psychological Distress: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 28, 2019

    The percentage of young Australians with mental health challenges is increasing. 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