This multilingual software enables safe, simple and equitable access to good health

Access to healthcare is a fundamental human right, but what happens when medical information is lost in translation? Australia is a vibrant and diverse country with roughly 30 per cent of its population born overseas. Yet, many people living in Australia experience language barriers when communicating with health services. Solinary is a software platform with…

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I built a chatbot to make it easier to talk about family and sexual violence. Here’s why

Hello Cass has sent over 7000 messages, and hardly a week goes by without someone getting in touch to say ‘keep going’. (Via Women’s Agenda) There are three questions people almost always ask me when we’re talking about Hello Cass: Who built it? What does the name ‘Cass’ mean? Is this something that happened to you? The…

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International Centre for Democratic Partnerships (ICDP) Keynote Address

Keynote Speech from the Pacific Connect ‘Social Enterpise & Social Impact’ Dialogue Welcome Dinner  – Emma Koster, Founder of Hello Cass I’d like to start by acknowledging the First Nation’s people as the traditional owners of beautiful Brisbane where we gather today, and I recognise the country North and South of the Brisbane river as…

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