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Australia has one of the largest global mining footprints in the world with Australian companies currently operating many fossil fuel projects in low income countries.Women are disproportionately...
Australia has one of the largest global mining footprints in the world with Australian companies currently operating many fossil fuel projects in low income countries.This is only set to grow. In the...
Australia has one of the largest global mining footprints in the world, with Australian companies currently operating many fossil fuel projects in low income countries.From the sites of coal, oil and...
Guest blog by ActionAid Australia volunteer Sarah MorrisOn the 26th and 27th June, myself and 16 other community activists joined ActionAid Australia on a lobbying trip to Canberra to meet with...
Hi I’m Elise from Australia! A long way from home, I’ve just spent two weeks with the ActionAid EU team in Brussels, seeing first-hand the incredible work they do here. Since 2017, I’ve been involved...
On April 25 2015, Malati Maskey was in Kathmandu at a 5 day training for women leaders when the first 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck. Thousands of people lost their lives, and hundreds of thousands...
April 25, 2018 marks 3 years since Nepal was shaken by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that destroyed the homes, schools, and livelihoods of its people. Less than 3 weeks later, Nepal was hit again by a...
Recent reports of sexual exploitation and abuse of women and their children during emergencies are a critical reminder that protection in crises must be a priority for all agencies involved in...
The Time Is Now to stand behind womanitarians. This International Women’s Day, ActionAid Australia is celebrating the leadership of women around the world who are taking action in emergencies to...
Joyce Daniel is President of the Women I Tok Tok Tugeta forum on Tanna
This International Women’s Day, ActionAid Australia is celebrating women around the world whose leadership ensures the protection of women and their rights in emergencies, and well beyond. Climate...