Women, peace and countering violent extremism

Women, peace and countering violent extremism

By Pip Henty, Humanitarian Advisory Group Last week, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced Australia’s new framework, Development Approaches to Countering Violent Extremism. The framework outlines how development assistance will be delivered to counter violent...
A humanitarian, a development worker and a cyclone named Winston

A humanitarian, a development worker and a cyclone named Winston

By Susan Slattery, Australian Red Cross “Something is coming, this is a sign” was the chorus from my colleagues and taxi drivers in the face of the relentless heat. As we watched a tropical disturbance move erratically around the South Pacific we had no idea that we...
Trump Presidency and Women: Shake Up or Shameful?

Trump Presidency and Women: Shake Up or Shameful?

  By Kate Sutton and Ayla Black, Humanitarian Advisory Group   As a business we have a strong interest and focus on women in leadership. Donald Trump’s election, and inauguration today, as President of the United States, raises innumerable questions and...