Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Bob Hawke’s courageous record for the environment: WWF Australia

THE World Wide Fund for Nature-Australia today mourns the loss of Bob Hawke whose record on the environment continues to enrich the lives of Australians.

Three civilians killed every day in Yemen despite Stockholm agreements: Oxfam Australia

THREE civilians are being killed every day in Yemen – that is one person every eight hours – despite agreements reached between the internationally recognised government and the Houthis at talks in Sweden just over three months ago.

Australian Government continuing to fail our most vulnerable children: UNICEF

AUSTRALIA is not making sufficient progress in policies and programs to support children, particularly disadvantaged children in our country. We have regressed in areas of critical importance and systems designed to protect children are in crisis.

MSF calls for the immediate evacuation of all asylum seekers and refugees from Nauru

Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) strongly condemns the government of Nauru’s sudden decision to cease the provision of desperately needed mental health care provided by MSF to asylum seekers, refugees and the local community on Nauru.