coronavirus

a bottle of hydroxychloroquine

People taking hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus may be more likely to die, according to new research. But that doesn't mean the drug is killing them.

pacific island market

Pacific islands face unique challenges in combating COVID-19, and will need unique solutions to come out of the crisis unscathed.

a mother and child embracing

New research shows almost 20% of families caring for children with special needs were unable to buy essential medication during coronavirus.

Two people sitting at an office desk. One points to laptop in a discussion.

If deregulation is to aid Australia's economic recovery then businesses must work with the government to effect real change in society, explains UNSW Business School's Pamela Hanrahan.

swamped by paperwork

Sole traders helped by UNSW Tax Clinic who were behind on their quarterly Business Activity Statements were on average seven years behind.

Artist impression of the COVID-19 virus.

UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Spanish flu

There are many similarities between Spanish flu and coronavirus, from school closures to mask debates. The story of 1919 also shows governments face choices that can have a terrible cost in lives.

World Health Organisation flag

The decision to authorise a WHO investigation into the origins of the coronavirus is only a partial vindication for nations keen to hold China to account. But it will help strengthen global health measures.

Emma Johnston

UNSW Dean of Science leads report that finds women’s advancement in the STEM workforce are at risk due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

welding in the lab

The pandemic will shape the careers for next-generation industrial designers, but it won't define them, says UNSW expert.

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