People with interesting things to say
- News with Nipples, sharp, funny and pokes a big stick at the shambles of Australian journalism.
- Meeting in the aisle, the lovely lyrical Lyrian’s thoughts on development and the world around her, which is often not so pretty.
- You can call me lady pants, she likes to wear pants, swear and is crap at origami.
- Thinking about my kink, A kinky feminist who loves shoes, hates patriarchy and has opinions about most things.
- The Body Shop Activist, a great blog on The Body Shop’s campaigns in Australia.
The interwebs and fun toys for nerds
- http://www.usnowfilm.com/ – fantastic documentary on how new technologies challenge traditional power structures.
- http://wearesocial.net/ – there are so many e-newsletters and blogs out there it’s hard to choose, but this one stands out. Often features consumer campaigns but nonetheless it is very informative and innovative.
- The Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development (AYAD) Program website – If you are under 30, this could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
- United Nations Millennium Development Goals the blueprint for a better world, some goals are closer in reach than others.
- The Australian Development Gateway (ADG) supports members of the development community in their efforts to reduce poverty and enhance sustainable development in the Asia Pacific region.
- World Volunteer Web is a UN-based site that acts as a global clearinghouse for information and resources linked to volunteerism.