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Finding online spaces for ‘people like me’ during COVID-19: LGBTQIA+ young people, social media platforms, bullying and violence

March 18, 2021

A preview of a new study from Western Sydney University that examined queer young people’s experiences of using social media platforms during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Supporting a safe and strong LGBTQI+ youth community

March 18, 2021

It’s National Day of Action Against Bullying and Violence this Friday 19 March, and Facebook continues to be a partner of this annual event focussed on equipping young people with the tools and skills to combat bullying. 

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Coming together through Groups in times of need

March 12, 2021

We’re proud to share the final grant recipients of the Facebook Australia Groups Fund and the stories of unsung local heroes, making a meaningful difference in their communities.

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Connected women are key to pandemic recovery in Australia

March 8, 2021

As Australia looks towards pandemic recovery, it’s time to put women at the heart of our agenda to advance economic empowerment.

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Celebrating LGBTQI+ rising heroes

March 3, 2021

As a long-standing major partner of Sydney Mardi Gras, Facebook Australia’s 2021 ‘Rising Heroes’ campaign shows our support for a vibrant queer community, and LGBTIQ+ small businesses and artists.

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Facebook signs partnerships with three of Australia’s independent publishers

February 26, 2021

Today Facebook announced letters of intent have been signed with Australian independent news organisations Private Media, Schwartz Media and Solstice Media.

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New law to keep Australians safe online

February 24, 2021

Facebook strongly supports the enhancement of online safety laws in Australia, as part of our ongoing commitment to ensuring the safety of Australians online.

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Changes to Sharing and Viewing News on Facebook in Australia

February 18, 2021

In response to Australia’s proposed new Media Bargaining law, Facebook will restrict publishers and people in Australia from sharing or viewing Australian and international news content.

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Young People At The Centre

February 8, 2021

Reflecting on PROJECT ROCKIT and Facebook Australia’s nine-year partnership.

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Our response to Australia’s proposed news media laws

January 21, 2021

Our response to Australia’s proposed News Media Bargaining laws, following our submission to the Senate Committee.

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