Very few people with disabilities have access to tertiary education.
Pusat Studi dan Layanan Disabilitas, Universitas Brawijaya
Involving people with disabilities in developing knowledge and policy on disability will significantly help reduce interest bias and untangle the complexity of disability.
AAP (various)/The Conversation
Around the world, frustrations about growing inequality and inadequate responses to climate change are fuelling protests – and these are likely to grow bigger and more violent in the next year.
Hanya sekitar 5% dari 10,8 juta penyandang disabilitas dengan usia kerja yang telah lulus kuliah.
Meskipun sudah ada banyak hukum yang melarang diskriminasi terhadap penyandang disabilitas, sangat sedikit universitas yang punya unit layanan mahasiswa difabel.
How can we make sure new technologies stay centred on human wellbeing?
Axel Heimken / DPA
The humanities can supply wisdom to guide our galloping technological progress.
Only a little over 5% of the 10.8 million people with disabilities entering the workforce in Indonesia have experienced college education.
Despite laws that prohibit discrimination against persons with disabilities, very few universities in Indonesia have dedicated units that provide special needs services.
A holm oak: the longer Cosimo spends in the trees, the greater his identification with the natural world.
The protagonist of Calvino’s novel takes to the trees in a fit of adolescent rebellion and never comes down. Yet from his self-imposed isolation he remains enviably connected and committed to his community.
The trouble with looking for transactions ‘consistent’ with ‘known’ patterns ‘indicative’ of child exploitation payments to countries with ‘known’ risks is that countless legitimate payments exhibit similar features.
Anti-money laundering rules give the comfort of doing something, but prevent surprisingly little crime.
Ils en ont besoin pour s'intégrer, mais les médias sociaux font peut-être plus de mal que de bien aux adolescents.
Nous avons demandé à cinq experts si les médias sociaux étaient dommageables pour les enfants et les adolescents. Quatre sur cinq ont répondu oui.
Heintz Joseph the Elder, The Rape of Persephone, circa 1595.
Like many Greek myths, the story of Persephone's descent into the realm of Hades, and her emergence from it, has resonances in contemporary arts, most especially the notion of death and rebirth.
Westpac chief executive Brian Hartzer will step down with $2.68 million. Had he stayed on he could have received share rights worth $20 million.
Westpac's decision to shut down its LitePay money transfer system will hurt people relying on remittances throughout the Pacific region.
The Wang Liqiang case may prove to be the most significant national security story since the infamous Petrov affair.
This may turn out to be a major threat to Australian security, but it is important that the political class – including the media – not overreact to the "China threat".
They need to have it to fit in, but social media is probably doing teens more harm than good.
We asked five experts if social media was damaging to children and teens, and four out of five said yes.
Many people in fire-prone areas may have weak phone signals - or none at all, if they’re located in a mobile black spot.
Service outages, network congestion and infrastructure at risk of being destroyed by fire are some of the issues worsening an already devastating situation.
Even with the National Redress Scheme, pursuing justice through civil litigation is still hugely important to many victims of priest sex abuse.
Addressing the legal responsibility of institutions for the actions of abusers has proven incredibly complex. Victoria thought it was making things easier for victims, but the opposite is true.
Phonics allows children to read nonsense words, such as ones found in Dr Seuss books.
English is a code-based language, with 26 letters to represent 44 speech sounds. Children must first learn to master the code if they want to be successful readers.
Trade Minister Simon Birmingham and Prime Minister Scott Morrison will both join ASEAN leaders in Thailand, underscoring the importance the government places on the summit.
Two major initiatives will be on the agenda at the weekend's summit: a mega trade deal and a regional security framework.
The advertising industry’s standards for judging sexism are, like the world depicted in the television series Mad Men, stuck in the past.
Community members see gender portrayals in advertising as out of step with contemporary society.
Judul berita tentang penelitian juga tidak selalu mencerminkan isi temuan dengan benar. Jadi bagaimana cara untuk memastikan?
Coming together with Elders and other community members helped survivors feel connected. It also gave them hope.
Many Aboriginal survivors of sexual abuse find mainstream counselling inappropriate. But there is a way to help them heal that respects a collective culture, with strong community ties.
A crucial problem with the global approach to anti-money laundering is the emphasis on demonstrating activity rather than results.
Anti-money laundering efforts are based on measuring activity, not results. To cut crime and terrorism, we need a frank conversation about where the system has gone wrong.