The UN has twice called on Australia to dismantle its indefinite detention system for people with cognitive impairments and mental illness, which disproportionately affects Indigenous people.
Revered academic and advocate Eileen Baldry leads the list of UNSW Sydney recipients of 2021 Australia Day Honours.
The new award, to be presented at the UNSW Blues and Sports Awards Dinner, is named after one of the most significant trailblazers for women’s sport.
UNSW Sydney is leading a response to the coronavirus pandemic and the particular disadvantages it creates for women.
UNSW has stepped up to gold status in Australia for LGBTIQ+ inclusion, says an assessment of more than 150 employers.