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Rehearsal for revolution: How theatre can improve disability healthcare
Rebus' participatory theatre is a call to activism and disability justice.
Health Care , Power & Policy
Canberra ACT, Australia
30 November -0001
Injecting Intersectionality into Art Practices
This is 18 is a global photography project depicting experiences of girlhood, run by women who acts as photographers, editors and designers.
Identity
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Australia's Seaweed Warrior
An intrepid scientist is transforming the science of seaweed into a sustainable business with an all-embracing vision…
Our Environment
Shoalhaven, NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Queer Muslims, Islamophobia and mental health in the wake of Christchurch
Three members of the Muslim LGBTQIA+ community speak of how they reconcile their identity with their faith.
Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001

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Becoming female: Chaye's transition
With almost half of transgender young people attempting suicide, we need to be telling more stories like Chaye's.
Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Indigenous Elders ask what it will take to stop the NT fracking industry
Larrakia Elder June Mills is appalled that the moratorium on fracking in NT has ended.
First Nations
Northern Territory, Australia
30 November -0001
Three Australian Muslims talk solidarity after the Christchurch shooting
Yusra, Fahad and Samantha speak up about tangible ways Australians outside the Muslim community can show their support.
Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Reduce, Reuse, Reground
Reground turns ground coffee waste into a resource.
Our Environment
Melbourne VIC, Australia
30 November -0001
Boys don't cry: Talking mental health in the barbershop
Might & Mane encourages men to check in with their mental health as often as they get their hair cut.
Health Care
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Fighting to end slavery in the 21st century
Modern day slavey is alive and well in Australia within the supply chain of big business.
Power & Policy
Melbourne VIC, Australia
30 November -0001
Female voices of colour are making a groove on the nation's literary landscape
Australian feminists of colour are refusing to let their unique literary works be undercut by the mainstream .
Identity
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Is the actor an agent of colonisation who we are neglecting to address?
Tokelauan Fijian actress Emele Ugavule believes conversations around diversity must fundamentally challenge the role of the actor.
Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Kosciusko National Park is worth fighting for
Reclaim Kosci believes wild horses pose a direct threat to the ecosystem of Kosciusko National Park and the NSW government must do more.
Our Environment
Mount Kosciuszko, Kosciuszko National Park NSW 2627, Australia
30 November -0001
An inside look at the Vixen Collective: the only peer-run sex worker organisation in Victoria
Led by sex workers themselves, Vixen fights for the full decriminalisation of sex work in Victoria.
Minority Voices
Melbourne VIC, Australia
30 November -0001
Supporting Minority Voices: Sydney theatre to watch in 2019
Don't be played, not all theatre is created equal.
Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Urban farming creates solutions for sustainable produce
Want to know how to turn discarded shipping containers into growing units for an urban farm? Ask SproutStack.
Our Environment
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Breaking the taboo: Mental health in immigrant communities
With young, white Australians dominating Australia's mental health campaigns, immigrant communities often find it difficult to ask for help.
Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Born a girl during China's One Child Policy
Girls born under the One Child Policy share their experiences of familial rejection and isolation.
Melbourne VIC, Australia
30 November -0001
Feeling lonely? You're not alone
Coalition to End Loneliness is out to raise the profile of loneliness and its prevalence.
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Going against the flow: Making sustainable period products the norm
The Sustainable Period Project educates young women to make informed, sustainable and comfortable menstrual choices.
Our Environment
Melbourne VIC, Australia
30 November -0001
The challenges of mental health services for Chinese-Australians
Lifeline's partnership with the Bridging Hope Charity Foundation attempts to better understand Chinese-Australian's mental health needs.
Health Care , Minority Voices
Sydney NSW, Australia
30 November -0001
Project Coffee gives  Chinese international students a safe space to say #MeToo
Project Coffee, a peer-led initiative, is a response to the cultural obstacles international students face.
Identity
The University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW 2006, Australia
30 November -0001