Lisa Cornish is a Devex Reporter based in Canberra, where she focuses on the Australian aid community. Lisa formerly worked with News Corp Australia as a data journalist for the national network and was published throughout Australia in major metropolitan and regional newspapers, including the Daily Telegraph in Melbourne, Herald Sun in Melbourne, Courier-Mail in Brisbane, and online through news.com.au. Lisa additionally consults with Australian government providing data analytics, reporting and visualization services. Lisa was awarded the 2014 Journalist of the Year by the New South Wales Institute of Surveyors.
Two new reports released July 30 highlight the gravity of domestic violence in the Pacific, with the aim to draw attention to the societal norms that are impacting social and economic development in the region.
Countries that develop low-carbon technologies today will be the major economies of tomorrow. This argument for transitioning to a green economy is now being presented to Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam.
The Indigenous procurement strategy for the Australian aid program is receiving awards and international recognition — with IDB, USAID, and World Bank among the organizations expressing interest in learning about the approach.