Category Archive: Weekly Top 10 News Stories

13 July 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

13 July 2019 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 the end of NAIDOC Week, some important hints for how to help the refugee crisis, women in science and much more!   1. We’re nearly at the end of …

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15 June 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

15 June 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we visit Venezuela, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, and much more.   1. Refugees and migrants from Venezuela now number over 4 million according to the UNHCR and the International Organisation for Migration, making Venezuelans one …

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1June 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

1 June 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we sound the alarm about the ongoing war crimes in Myanmar and Iran, and we visit the Cook Island, Zambia and China – and much more too!   1. The situation in …

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25 May 2019 – New, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

25 May 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we celebrate Reconciliation Week and encourage us all to get out there and make a difference. We also look at some great TED talks about leadership and resistance, check out water footprint, …

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18 May 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

18 May 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we remember Bob Hawke, check out the state of the planet (not good), universal basic income (also not good), IDHTB day (check it out below!) and much more!   1. Vale Bob …

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11 May 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

11 May 2019 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 Ramadan, the environment, koalas, Indigenous languages and much more.   1. Ramadan began in early May and this is a great opportunity for us all to know a little …

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20 April 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

20 April 2019 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 the Killing Times, the new 50 cent coins, wealth inequality and much more.   1. In March this year a number of articles were published about the Killing Times …

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6 April 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

6 April 2019 WITADA’s Weekly Top 10: News, stories and ideas to make the world a better place. In this week’s Top 10 we visit Brunei, Massachusetts, Pakistan and look at Indigenous languages, voting ages and much more!   1. Brunei has instituted a new law with inhumane punishments, including death by stoning for same-sex sexual …

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31 March 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

30 March 2019 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 Africa, New Zealand, Ethiopia and much more!   1. While we here in Australia have been facing cyclone threats, parts of Africa have experienced a devastating cyclone. Cyclone Idai is …

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23 March 2019 – News, Stories and Ideas to Make the World a Better Place

23 March 2019 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 International days, some ideas for combatting racism, Greta’s TED talk and much more!   1. Over the past week we have celebrated lots of international days!! The International …

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