Young Womens Christian Association (YWCA)

The YWCA is a global network of women leading social and economic change in over 120 countries and reaching 25 million people worldwide.

Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Wild and Scenic Film Festival is a gathering of storytellers and story-makers; a festival by activists and for activists.

Transition Decade

The Transition Decade presents a different approach that recognises the full scale, scope and speed of change necessary to match the climate emergency.

The Transition Decade creates a campaign platform and a shared timeline for action for the next ten years.

Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute

The MSSI mission is to progress sustainability as a societal goal, in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. We achieve this by being a portal to sustainability-related research at the University of Melbourne, and a platform to facilitate multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional research.

Lowitja Institute

The Lowitja Institute is an innovative research body that brings together Aboriginal organisations, academic institutions and government agencies to facilitate collaborative, evidence-based research into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health.

Indigenous Health Ethics Network

The Indigenous Health Ethics Network promotes research that is ethical, culturally appropriate, and benefits the community.

Community Indicators Victoria (CIV)

Community Indicators Victoria provides a community wellbeing indicator framework with local level data.

Sustainable Living Festival

The Sustainable Living Festival aims to inspire and empower everyday Australians to accelerate the uptake of sustainable living. The Festival raises awareness and provides tools for change by showcasing tangible solutions to the ecological and social challenges we face.

In 2009 the Festival at Federation Square attracted over 124,000 visits and engaged more than 450 community volunteers.


STREAT is a social enterprise providing homeless youth with a supported pathway to long-term careers in the hospitality industry. We run street cafes in Melbourne where youth get their hospitality training. Our food is inspired by street hawker food from around the world.


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