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What is climate change?

This resource outlines briefly: climate change; the difference between climate and weather; the main causes of climate change, its impacts, and its consequences for poor communities. This resource...

Aid: Where does Australian Government aid go?

This 2-page activity sheet provides information about the distribution of aid provided by the Australian Government, by recipient region and by sector. Students evaluate the distribution of aid, and...

Schooling in Nepal Poster

Poster of children at school in Nepal. Poster includes a photo and a quote about the school’s facilities. Posters can make excellent discussion starters showing a global perspective.

Interconnections and human wellbeing (Years 9, 10)

This chapter looks at an economic development strategy and addresses the Year 9 unit Exploring interconnections and the Year 10 unit Global geographies of human wellbeing. The case study explores the...

Vietnam Country Profile

This resource gives students a brief outline of Vietnam’s geography, people, history, economy, educational issues, and living conditions. It includes a map and a table comparing Australia and...

Different perspectives on the Pacific

Using a cartoon format, in this 1-page resource, students consider different perspectives on the Pacific. In small groups, they use this information to develop a plan for improving living conditions...

Hanging out with kids from Africa and Asia

Each resource introduces a child from either Africa or Asia. Using photos, and either information blurbs or short personal recounts, students learn more about aspects of the children’s lives,...

Environmental checklist

This 1-page resource gives students ideas for actions they could take could take, along with their family, for protecting the environment.

Photo kit: A Day in the Life of 5 Children

This resource includes images and information about five children from around the world. Students are introduced to Sheila from the Philippines; Misael from Honduras; Nissma from Gaza; Myagmargarig...

Tuberculosis in Papua New Guinea

This section addresses the nature of tuberculosis, including its symptoms, treatment and prevalence across the world and in Papua New Guinea. It also looks at ways that Papua New Guinea is responding...