Social Affairs

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The new publication offers unique insights into alternative ways that human rights can be protected.

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When reporting of a tragedy raises questions about media conduct, we are left wondering who will be the guardian of information presented in the public interest, writes Shaun Carney.

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A powerful new tool developed with UNSW is designed to reveal the true extent of homelessness and influence government action to solve the problem.

Professor James Nazroo, Grand Challenge Inequality

The University of Manchester's Professor James Nazroo will ask for action to solve inequalities affecting older people when he delivers a free public lecture at UNSW tonight.

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A decade after the launch of a national campaign against homelessness, the trends are all going the wrong way. A new annual report highlights what's gone wrong and what must be done.

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UNSW Business School Professor Fiona Martin says it is a shame the 2018 budget did not do anything to help the long-term unemployed in Australia.

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Professor John Piggott, from the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research (CEPAR), says the 2018 federal budget could rightly be called a 'Baby Boomers' Budget'

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Professor Kristy Muir, CEO at the Centre for Social Impact, says the 2018 federal budget did not include enough for vulnerable members of our society.

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When teachers are more adaptable, they're better able to respond to the changing nature of teaching, and navigate a complex workplace.

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Treasurer Scott Morrison abandoned the proposed increase to the Medicare levy to pay for the NDIS. Here's what you need to know about how the NDIS is funded, and how cost predictions have changed.

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