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Endometriosis can end women’s careers and stall their education. That’s everyone’s business

Endometriosis can end women's careers and stall their education. That's everyone's business

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The Coalition has announced a A$58 million funding package to improve endometriosis diagnosis, care and treatment. This would see new specialised endometriosis and pelvic pain clinics set up in each state and territory, expanded Medicare-funded medical imaging for…

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More permanent skilled visas are a big deal. The government is heading in the right direction

More permanent skilled visas are a big deal. The government is heading in the right direction

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Migration didn’t rate a mention in Treasurer Josh Frydenberg’s budget speech. But the increase in Australia’s permanent skilled intake that Home Affairs Minister Alex Hawke announced on budget night is a big deal, and one that will leave…

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Are Russia’s elite really using cryptocurrency to evade sanctions?

Are Russia's elite really using cryptocurrency to evade sanctions?

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Fearing Russia’s elite will evade economic sanctions by converting their wealth to cryptocurrency, high-profile US Democratic senator Elizabeth Warren has introduced a bill into US Congress to stymie Russian crypto transactions. Warren warned a Senate committee hearing: So…

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SEC proposes far-reaching climate disclosure rules for companies – here’s where the rules may be vulnerable to legal challenges

SEC proposes far-reaching climate disclosure rules for companies – here’s where the rules may be vulnerable to legal challenges

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission released its long-awaited proposal to require companies to disclose their climate risks to investors, and it’s arguably the most significant action on climate change yet under the Biden administration. SEC Commissioner Allison…

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