Earlier this year Ruth travelled to Vietnam with four Australian Youth Ambassadors, to help them understand the issues of forced, trafficked and child labour. She's sharing her insights about how a trip like this can inspire people to make a difference.
Everyone loves hot cross buns at Easter - but it can be hard to find ones made with ingredients free from exploitation. Ruth Dearnley shares her recipe for ethically sourced hot cross buns - so you can bake and enjoy your own Easter treats!
Egg hunts and eating too much chocolate are fond Easter memories for many children - but around the world, other children are trapped in child labour producing the treats we enjoy. Ruth Dearnley shares how you can enjoy ethical chocolate this Easter.
Ethical shopping helps to ensure that workers are paid a fair wage - but it doesn't have to break your bank.
It's easy to wonder whether ethical shopping really makes an impact on problems like exploitation and child labour. But change is happening - and your dollars make a difference.
It's back to school time for kids in Australia. Around the world 168 million children will be denied an education this year, trapped in child labour instead.