If border control in Australia perpetuates death and unlawful migrant exploitation in Australia, who is accountable and what must change? In 2010, the Border Crossing Observatory was founded by Professor Sharon Pickering and Associate Professor Leanne Weber, with Associate Professor Marie Segrave. It is an innovative virtual research centre that connects Australian and international stakeholders to…Read More
An exciting new unit, Global Journalism: Hong Kong field school, enables students to travel to the Asian media capital to explore why this world city is the big draw for news companies from around the globe. Exciting new unit – Global Journalism: Hong Kong field school Credit points: 12 Unit: APG5190 Location: Hong Kong Coordinators: Dr…Read More
SDSN Youth is one of the leading global networks in sustainable development. Launched in 2015 by Siamak Sam Loni and fellow students from Monash University, in collaboration with the Monash Sustainability Institute, SDSN Youth works to empower young people around the world to create sustainable development solutions. This week, Monash University students Michelle Huang, Melissa Peppin and John Farrugia, along with recent Monash…Read More
In the summer 2015/16 Amanda was based in Siem Reap in northern Cambodia. She and her fellow team members travelled each day to a small rural village to help implement a financial education program for school children.Read More
Master of International Development Practice (MIDP) student, Amanda Taylor, did a 6 week internship in Cambodia with SEED Monash, a student volunteer development organisation.
Amanda was based in Siem Reap in northern Cambodia (close to the world heritage ruins at Angkor Wat). She and her fellow team members travelled each day to a small rural village to help implement a financial education program for school children.Read More
Monash alumni Eleanor Meyer (Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts) and Stephen Halpin (Bachelor of Education), have been very busy since graduating, developing the Sustain Me recycling app. The success of the app in Victoria means that they’ve decided to take the big step of launching it nation wide. The idea for Sustain Me came…Read More
If African communities can bypass the adoption of landline telephone technology by jumping straight to mobile phones, why can’t Indonesian communities and their city planners save decades of technology evolution by leapfrogging to world’s best urban water technology? With this challenge in mind, the Australia-Indonesia Centre has launched the Resilient Communities research cluster ‘Developing leapfrogging pathways towards water…Read More