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Cambodia Country Profile

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

Asylum seekers

In this 2-page resource, students review the definition of asylum seekers, and a graph of asylum seeker applications for 10 developed countries. They then consider the social justice issue of detention...

Get Connected: Migration - People on the move

This issue explores voluntary and forced migration, including push/pull factors. Using personal stories, factual information and activities, students examine different types of migration with a particular...

Get Connected: Disasters

The world is facing disasters on a record scale – since 2000, disasters have killed an average of 98,000 people each year and destroyed the livelihoods of millions more. This issue explores the...

Different perspectives on climate change

Using a cartoon format, in this 2-page resource, students consider a range of different perspectives on the issue of climate change. Students then use role play to think through these perspectives,...

A day in the life of Damian and Michael in PNG

Students read about a day in the life of 11-year-old Damian, and 15-year-old Michael, from Papua New Guinea (PNG). They then respond by comparing their life with Damian and Micheal’s, and role...

Examining Australian aid

This page provides links to four student activity sheets that explore development assistance, or aid, provided by Australia. Students consider the differences between bilateral, multilateral and non-government...

Get Connected: Persuading the world

This issue explores persuasion texts and six important global issues: gender, child labour, refugees, health, inequality and climate change. Students identify the structure and language features of...

Mongolia Country Profile

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

Different perspectives on child labour

Using a cartoon format, in this 2-page resource, students consider a range of perspectives on the issue of child labour, before then considering their own opinion. This resource is an excerpt from...