Centre for Social Impact

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If you're poor, female, or live in rural Australia, you're less likely to access the NDIS or get as much bang for your buck.

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The UNSW Sydney team was given a business problem: to assist Universidad Industrial de Santander, a South American university, to become a Top 3 educational institution in Colombia.

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Having work, but not enough of it to meet the costs of living, is especially a problem for young people, says UNSW Professor Kristy Muir.

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In energy-poor Malawi, businesses stop trading and children cannot study when the lights go out at night. UNSW Business School's Shanil Samarakoon is illuminating the future for developing communities.

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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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Social policy researcher in disability services Kristy Muir has been appointed CEO of the Centre for Social Impact.

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It's time to create a new market for short-term credit that reduces the cost for Australia’s most disadvantaged households, and builds financial resilience for the future, write Kirsty Muir, Andrew Young, Fanny Salignac and Axelle Marjolin.

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UNSW Chancellor David Gonski will present a free public lecture, Creating Social Change: From innovation to Impact, at UNSW on Wednesday, 6 August.

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Educator and Centre for Social Impact student Peter Cooley has won a national award for his training program reconnecting young Indigenous Australians with their culture.  

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Students interested in creating social change will now have access to some of the leaders in the field, such as UNSW Chancellor David Gonski, with the launch of the Centre for Social Impact’s first undergraduate course.

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