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Millions of Australian adults are unvaccinated and it's increasing disease risk for all of us

C Raina MacIntyre, Professor of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, Head of the School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW - avatar C Raina MacIntyre, Professor of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, Head of the School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW

Flu vaccination uptake rates are low in adults, including among those who work in health, aged care and childcare.from www.shutterstock.com Public attention has recently ...

There are more useful questions to ask than whether Australia has 'too many' charities

David Gilchrist, Professor, School of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, University of Western Australia - avatar David Gilchrist, Professor, School of Accounting and Finance, UWA Business School, University of Western Australia

It is an attractive proposition to say we would gain significant efficiencies if there were a limited number of major providers of government-funded human services.shutte...

Government behind 45-55% in Ipsos poll

Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra - avatar Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra

The Turnbull government trails Labor 45-55% on the two-party vote in the Fairfax Ipsos poll, as the Senate prepares to drastically restrict the proposed company tax cuts ...

Drawings reveal the struggles and triumphs of child refugees in their first six months of high school

Amanda Hiorth, PhD Candidate and Sessional Lecturer in Language and Literacies Education, University of Melbourne - avatar Amanda Hiorth, PhD Candidate and Sessional Lecturer in Language and Literacies Education, University of Melbourne

Starting a new school can often feel overwhelming.from www.shutterstock.comTransitioning into high school can be overwhelming for any student, but for those coming from a...

Safe in the City? Girls tell it like it is

Nicole Kalms, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Architecture at Monash University, Monash University - avatar Nicole Kalms, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Architecture at Monash University, Monash University

How does a city shape women's feelings of safety?Pamela Salen, XYX Lab, Monash University 2017When authorities decide that an area of the city is “not safe”, ...

Five golden rules to help solve your recycling dilemmas

Jenni Downes, Research Consultant, Institute of Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney - avatar Jenni Downes, Research Consultant, Institute of Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney

Have you ever found yourself facing your recycling bin, completely befuddled about whether or not you can put a particular item in it? You’re not alone. According t...

Recycling can be confusing, but it’s getting simpler

Jenni Downes, Research Consultant, Institute of Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney - avatar Jenni Downes, Research Consultant, Institute of Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney

At first glance, Australians appear to be good recyclers: ABS figures report that in 2012 about 94% of households participated in some way in kerbside recycling. State wa...

Rising imports make the case for Trump's border adjustment tax in Australia

Giovanni Di Lieto, Lecturer, Bachelor of International Business, Monash Business School, Monash University - avatar Giovanni Di Lieto, Lecturer, Bachelor of International Business, Monash Business School, Monash University

Australia currently has a trade deficit, where what we import outweighs what we export. Amid the ongoing debate on the benefits of globalised trade and jobs, a Trump styl...

Youth underemployment at four-decade peak: Brotherhood report

Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra - avatar Michelle Grattan, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra

Underemployment among young people is now at its highest in the 40 years since it has been officially counted, according to a report from the Brotherhood of St Laurence r...

 

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