Category Archive: Weekly Top 10 News Stories

14 October 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

14 October 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we celebrate the International Day of the Girl.   1. October 11 celebrated the International Day of the Girl! Its mission is “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, …

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7 October 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

7 October 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we check out Saudi Arabia, International Peace Day, great Indigenous women, Anh Do and much more!   1. It’s good news from Saudi Arabia where women are finally allowed to drive …

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30 September 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

30 September 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we return to Myanmar and Bangladesh, India, Ramallah and much more!   1. This film is a must see – ‘Namatjira’ tells the story of the Namatjira family and their struggle …

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23 September 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

23 September 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we go to Myanmar and Bangladesh, Apple’s factory in China, the ocean, the United Nations and much more!   1. More than 400,000 Rohingya Muslims have been forced to flee Myanmar …

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16 September 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

16 September 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we visit the National Museum of Australia, Myanmar, global arms trade, Australia Day and much more.   1. The National Museum of Australia has taken on an important challenge – to …

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9 September – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

9 September 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we feature Clinton Pryor and his walk around Australia, An Inconvenient Sequel, universal basic income issues, the suicide rates for trans young people – and so much more!   1. You …

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2 September 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

2 September 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we look at toilet paper, gay marriage in Chile, slavery, racism, feminist and much more!   1. We’ve talked about them before but here we go again – Who Gives a Crap …

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26 August 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

26 August 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we look at some inspirational new films, the death penalty, Australia Day protests, homelessness and much more.   1. Films are a powerful medium for social change and the Melbourne Film …

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19 August 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

19 August 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we look at that old chestnut marriage equality, young women leaders, Indigenous girls in prison, Aboriginal meditation and much more!   1. It will be a happy day when WITADA no …

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5 August 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

5 August 2017 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place.   In this week’s Top 10 we go to Yemen, Arnhem Land, Canada and the Melbourne International Film Festival – and much more too!   1. This week we feature the desperate situation in Yemen as the …

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