Political parties have increased the numbers of female legislative candidates. But the numbers of elected female legislators haven’t significantly increased.
Indonesia obliges political parties to have at least 30% of women candidates in their legislative candidates list. But then why this hasn't significantly increase women's electability?
Most Australians don't read terms and conditions or other contracts, so lawyers are experimenting with comics, graphics and other ways to make them more understandable.
Secara umum jumlah calon legislatif (caleg) perempuan dari tujuh partai yang bersaing di tiga pemilu legislatif lampau terus meningkat. Lalu mengapa jumlah perempuan yang terpilih tidak bisa meningkat secara maksimal?
Kuota gender yang mewajibkan partai untuk menempatkan perempuan sedikitnya 30 persen di daftar calon tetap (DCT) belum mendongkrak keterpilihan perempuan secara signifikan.
In a move that suggests physical retail stores aren’t dead, Amazon has opened three bookstores and over 60 pop-up stores in the US, and has plans for up to 2,000 grocery stores.
Urban retail space is being transformed yet again. Predictions of the demise of physical retailing in the face of online competition overlook its resilience over two centuries of disruptive innovations.
Tennis is one of the most unequal professional sports.
Only a few professional tennis players make a stable income, let alone vast riches. Research suggests it's this small chance of a huge payoff that drives players to play professionally
China’s true economic strength could be overstated as statistics suggest that the US are still top dog.
AAP Image/ Lukas Coch
As Australia increasingly looks to Beijing for economic opportunities, questions must be asked about the true extent of China's economic strength
Giving workers a ‘voice’ is easy, and has already been proven effective as a management technique.
Employees whose bosses give them some discretion over their work tasks are significantly more likely to engage in political behaviours outside work.
The biggest problem with supplementary examinations is the punitive nature of the assessment.
In Australian schools, assessment drives learning, but there are better models to consider than the current system of supplementary examinations.
Mental disorders affected one in seven students and were associated with being less connected and engaged at school, having lower attendance rates, and poorer academic outcomes than their peers.
A national survey has shown Australian school students with a mental disorder can be almost three years behind in their studies by the time they sit their final NAPLAN test in year nine.
NAPLAN results should also be considered in relation to other standardised assessments, which do not always tell the same story.
The results are in, and student achievement on NAPLAN has plateaued in literacy and numeracy, with some areas of improvement.
Hampir semua anak pernah tantrum dan hampir semua orang tua kelabakan menghadapinya. Baca panduan mengelolanya.
Nine in ten children will have occasional tantrums.
Tantrum throwing peaks at age two, as children experience the perfect storm of not being able to express themselves verbally while simultaneously developing their sense of autonomy and independence.
Un ordinateur de bureau Mac peut contenir une faille de sécurité à corriger vous-même.
Une faille de sécurité touchant le dernier système d’exploitation Apple a été révélée. Voici comment la corriger vous-même.
The federal government has announced a royal commission into banks and other financial services entities.
Even though the Prime Minister and heads of the big four banks argue costly political uncertainty is the reason for the royal commission, experts argue the banks' behaviour itself is the real cost.
The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination has begun its two-day review of Australia’s record on racial equality.
Australia's track record on racial equality and tackling racism is under review – and the findings will have significant implications.
Burke sought to use Asperger’s syndrome as as explanation for why he harassed and bullied staff on Burke’s Backyard.
Don Burke: the statements you made are false, and they have an impact far beyond your own circumstance.
Les noms, adresses électroniques et numéros de téléphone de 57 millions d'utilisateurs ont été piratés.
Le mépris d’Uber pour la protection de la vie privée de ses clients ajoute du poids à la nécessité d’une réglementation et de la mise en place de systèmes de contrôle.
Sophia Forrest as Eli in Let the Right One In.
Photo credit Daniel J Grant
Based on the 2004 novel, Let the Right One is a bloody staging of a vampire romance. Except in this show, the predator is a teenage girl.
One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson has been publicly critical of the Safe Schools program.
One Nation Queensland leader Steve Dickson said the Safe Schools program contained 'highly explicit material' that is being 'directed at young children'. We asked the experts to look at the facts.
The Burrup Peninsula, or Murujuga, contains over a million individual works of rock art by the Yaburara people.
New research has cast doubt on the effectiveness of scientific studies monitoring industry impact on rock art in the Burrup Peninsula.