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Oxfam Australia CEO Helen Szoke announces retirement

ONE of Australia’s most powerful advocates for foreign aid, international development, human rights and equality, Dr Helen Szoke, is retiring, Oxfam Australia’s Board Chair Dennis Goldner announced today.

Earth Hour 2019: Australians encouraged to support climate change action

Australians signing up to Earth Hour 2019 are demanding to federal politicians act now to ensure Australia gets back on track to meeting its international climate change commitments.

Fast food kids’ meals chock full of salt: Heart Foundation

NEW research has revealed the hidden toll that fast food kids’ meals can have on young children’s health. Some meals aimed at kids contain more than an entire day’s maximum recommended salt intake.

Going to sleep on either side in late pregnancy more than halves stillbirth risk: Red Nose

AN international study co-funded by Red Nose Australia shows that going to sleep on either side in the last three months of pregnancy, can more than halve the risk of stillbirth.