As people increasingly lose trust and disengage with traditional power structures, the internet is emerging as a new form of power that helps people connect and bring issues to the fore. Rob Sturrock outlines how digital platforms can help empower people facing disadvantage to raise their voice and bring about change.
Victoria’s legal service organisations run a range of projects that improve people’s access to justice and help them minimise the harshest effects of poverty. ... Read More
Aboriginal communities have great strengths to draw on that can be used as a bedrock to build on and a source of empowerment, Victorian Yorta Yorta man Ian Hamm ... Read More