In recent years, increasing numbers of people have moved from all parts of Africa to Australia. Two years ago as many as 380,000 people indicated in a census that they were born in Africa.
The international poverty line pushed by the World Bank underestimates the extent of global poverty – and must be rejected.
Africa is a continent about which many wildly different stories have been told. It has not always been provided the chance to tell its own stories.
There are many tragedies in war and among the worst are victims of sexual violence. Women’s bodies have become battle sites and sexual violence a weapon of war.
The number of sub-Saharan African countries in debt distress or facing high risk of debt distress rose from 7 in 2013 to 12 in 2016…time for bailouts.