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June 25, 2009

Valuable Charities, Invaluable Women

May 27, 2012

Leadership in Charitable Non-Government Organisations (NGOs)

September 20, 2013

Women leaders in Federal Parliament

I am really disappointed at the absence of women in Cabinet positions in the new Liberal Government in Canberra.  My disappointment is because I am tired of having to justify […]
September 23, 2013

When is doing nothing no longer an option?

‘When is doing nothing no longer an option?’ This was the question asked by Journalist Robin Lustig in The Guardian Weekly (p.18) last week on the situation in Syria and […]
September 26, 2013

Baptistcare CEO Lucy Morris questions the lack of transparency for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

In the debate about Asylum Seekers and Refugees, it seems the concept and practice of transparency has become another tradeable commodity in our consumer marketplace. It is not seen as […]
October 3, 2013

A throw away society – throwing away its people

Money has created a throw-away culture – ‘a by-product of our global economic system that cares only about profit’, according to Pope Francis. Pope Francis has called for an economic […]
October 4, 2013

Banning Mini-Miss Beauty Pageants – Right or Wrong?

France’s Upper House of Parliament, the Senate, recently made a very interesting decision to ban ‘Mini-Miss’ beauty pageants as part of its gender equality bill.  The argument presented was concerned […]
October 7, 2013

We have a dream of a fair and ethical society!

‘We have a dream….” And in late August on the eve of the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King’s most famous ‘I have a dream’ speech, Baptist Care Australia […]
October 9, 2013

The strong winds of change in Aged Care….

Aged care services work well without people generally paying it much attention.  Occasionally, an issue achieves some coverage in the media, but mostly, services to our elderly Australians are provided […]