Category Archive: Weekly Top 10 News Stories

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

16 December 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 Human Rights Day 2017, young people in detention, and we visit Mexico, South Sudan Iceland – and much more!   1. If you’re looking for a very worthy cause …

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9 December 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

9 December 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 legalisation of same sex marriage in Australia – and other human rights issues!   1. So after what seems like a long time of campaigning (because it has been!) …

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2 December 2017 – New, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

2 December 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 Australia Day, eliminating violence against women, some great music and videos and much more!   1. Congrats to triple j and the ABC for acknowledging the complex issues around Australia Day …

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25 November 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

25 November 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 World Toilet Day and visit Manus Island, Burma, Yemen and much more.   1. Last Sunday we celebrated World Toilet Day – and there is more to this …

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18 November 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

18 November 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 marriage equality, and look at food wastage, activism and kindness!   1. It was a happy day in Australia on Wednesday this week as the results of the postal …

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11 November 2017 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

11 November 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 activism, zero waste, transgender issues, inequality and much more!   1. Oxfam has recently released their What She Makes Campaign to address issues facing low and unpaid garment …

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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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