It starts with recognising your child needs support. Then, you have to prove they are eligible for it. Finally, you have to find the appropriate support. There's help available along the way.
Australians have been working towards meaningful change for almost a decade. That cannot be derailed by reverting to symbolic recognition.
Farmers work in a field donated to the black community in Coligny, some 120kms west of Johannesburg.
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The proposed amendment to the constitution represents a critical juncture in South African constitutional politics.
Millions of Australians are struggling with unaffordable housing. It’s a systemic problem that’s been decades in the making, and only concerted system-wide reforms will fix it.
The official naming of COVID-19 has the tone of a committee decision. Historically, names for diseases have not been quite so well thought out and were more likely to offend.
The same technological forces that make the Wuhan outbreak a global concern are also key to managing the crisis response.
Leather isn't just a by-product of the meat industry, and raises serious moral questions for anyone who cares about animal rights.
Indyamarra Ngumbaay Aboriginal Corporation
Policies for Indigenous Australians must better reflect and prioritise Indigenous cultural values.
A blue ice area, part of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Professor Chris Turney
Our research shows the Antarctic could be closer to a tipping point than previously thought.
Un groupe de personnes traverse un lagon dans l'île de Tarawa, Kiribati.
Une décision récente rendue par le Comité des droits de l’homme de l’ONU pourrait, dans un futur proche, conduire à la reconnaissance de la notion de « réfugié climatique ».
Amyl nitrite, known as poppers, can now legally be sold in pharmacies. But don't expect to see it stocked any time soon. No product has yet passed Australia's manufacturing and testing process.
Proper nutrition is crucial for countries and individuals.
Nigeria has an alarming number of stunted children. This can hold back the country's long-term productivity if there is no intervention.
One in four Australian households now rent their homes in the private rental market. Flexibility and lifestyle are key reasons some choose to rent even if they can afford to buy a home.
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There's still a long road ahead in the electric car revolution. But Australia can learn from New Zealand's policies to boost electric car sales.
The Iowa caucuses have been criticised for being unrepresentative. But there are good reasons for small states to go first in the US primary process.
New adventures in silicone.
Forget Halloween masks: these things let you become a whole new person.
People panic-buying face masks to protect themselves from coronavirus risk running down stocks should we really need them.
Otoritas kesehatan memperkirakan setiap orang yang terinfeksi dapat menularkan virus ke dua lainnya.
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Kasus coronavirus Wuhan telah meningkat cukup pesat dalam beberapa pekan terakhir dan mendorong kekhawatiran soal bagaimana virus ini menular dan bagaimana pula virus ini menyebar. Menurut Badan Kesehatan…
Kangaroo skins are exported for use in football boots, motorcycle suits, fashion footwear and haute couture.
Pressure is mounting on fashion producers to stop using skins from Australian native animals. But Indigenous people are reviving traditions and there are ethical ways for trade to continue.
Studi menunjukkan 4,75% dari remaja usia 13-18 tahun di seluruh Indonesia pernah berpikiran bunuh diri setidaknya sekali dalam setahun terakhir.
Kasus bunuh diri siswi SMP 147 Jakarta Timur membuat komunitas pendidikan mempertanyakan kesehatan mental di lingkungan sekolah. Akademisi menyarankan tiga hal untuk memperbaikinya.