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Nutrition, child and maternal health in Papua New Guinea

This section addresses the relationship between nutrition, child and maternal health. It explores the impact of poor nutrition and other factors impacting child and maternal health. It also examines...

We live in a diverse world: Indonesia (Years 6-10)

This chapter provides an excellent background overview of Indonesia and Australia’s links with the country. This is essential for all units in Years 6–10 and especially the Year 6 unit...

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) in Indonesia (Years 6-10)

Jacqui de Lacy (Head of DFAT Indonesia) discusses the reasons for and effectiveness of government and non-government programs to improve human wellbeing. Indonesia is the major recipient of Australian...

Food in Honduras Poster

Poster of Santos, from Honduras, with his family’s goat. Poster includes a photo and a quote from Santos. Posters can make excellent discussion starters showing a global perspective.

Water and human wellbeing (Years 7, 10)

This case study examines the environmental, social and economic importance of water, and issues of scarcity and management. It is a valuable resource for the Year 7 unit Water in the world and...

Food security in Rwanda case study

The education resources created for this topic are designed to develop students' understanding of poverty and global hunger, using Rwanda as a case study, for use in Geography and English. The...

Urbanisation and human wellbeing (Years 8, 10)

This case study examines the challenges of human wellbeing and urbanisation, especially in the megacity of Jakarta. It is a valuable resource for the Year 8 unit Changing Nations, the Year 10 unit...

Get Connected: Food Security

This issue of Get Connected: Food Security is FREE to download. It explores issues of food insecurity and how global citizens respond to these challenges. Inside you’ll find up-to-date case studies...

Get Connected: Climate Change

This issue looks at how humans interact with the physical environment, with a focus on greenhouse emissions and deforestation. How does climate change impact those living in developing countries and...

Chantal and the 40 Hour Famine - a persuasion text

Students develop their understanding of extreme poverty, and the differences in living conditions, through viewing a film clip about a young girl from Rwanda. Students examine and analyse the film clip...