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    Ironing out Iodine Deficiency
    Professor Creswell Eastman has been dubbed ‘the man who saved a million brains’ for his work ensuring pregnant women in the developing world get enough iodine to prevent them suffering miscarriages or giving birth to babies with deformities.
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    Associate Professor Robyn Alders. Credit: University of Sydney
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    Empowering women by vaccinating chickens
    Australian veterinarian Robyn Alders developed a sustainable vaccination program immunising chickens against a deadly disease, ensuring millions of women in Asia and Africa have a reliable source of i ...
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    Nev Hyman with village elder in Vanuatu credit Ted Grambeau Photography/Nev House
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    Australian surfing icon delivers sustainable houses for communities in need
    From surfboards to sustainable shelters, Nev Hyman’s latest startup is providing safe, affordable housing to some of the world’s most vulnerable people. His low-cost houses are cyclone-proof, built al ...
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    Local people from the Arabian Desert in Jordan helping Mina draw water from a well
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    Mina Guli: Athlete, educator, water-saving wonder woman
    Beijing-based Australian Mina Guli is educating students around China about the severity of the global water crisis and raising awareness by completing superhuman challenges.
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    Australia's mosquito men
    An international team of scientists led by Professor Scott O’Neill of Monash University has developed a natural method to reduce the spread of dengue fever across the tropics. He and fellow Australian ...
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    A drop in the bucket
    Twenty years ago, Rhett Butler saw many children in developing regions drinking polluted water. As a result, he developed a unique solution that led to the formation of Skyjuice, an organisation that ...
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    Foundation of Young Australians CEO, Jan Owen
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    Advocating for Australia's youth
    Meet Jan Owen, chief executive of the Foundation for Young Australians (FYA) and tireless campaigner for Australia's young people. Jan's work with FYA is gaining international interest because of her ...
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    Disaster-ManLorima Tuke, Oxfam Solomon Island’s Human Security Officer working with Red Cross staff to unload hygiene kits and prepare for distribution. Photo credit: Heather Quinn/Oxfamagement-01
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    Helping the world to manage natural disasters
    Every year since 1990 an average of more than 210 million people around the world are hit by natural disasters. These events are an unfortunate but inevitable feature of life on earth, making disaster ...
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    Speaking Truth to Power
    As president and co-founder of non-profit New Narratives, award-winning Australian journalist Prue Clarke is helping Africans report the stories that matter in their own countries. Her work is not onl ...
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    Brand Australia in Action

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    2015 Australia Unlimited Video
    Australia Unlimited looks to demonstrate Australian excellence across Business, Culture, Design, Env ...
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    Australian architect wins in London
    As part of the London Festival of Architecture, Australian Architect Andrew Burns and British landsc ...
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