As climate change amplifies the frequency and severity of extreme weather events, evacuations are likely to become increasingly common and costly – in human and economic terms.
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Australians who normally live overseas will face an even tougher time coming back to Australia, under new rules that start this week.
More than two-thirds of requests to go to the UK were approved, compared to just 46% for trips to India and 59% to China.
Scientia Professor Jane McAdam leads the list of UNSW Sydney recipients of 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours.
The movements of communities across the world due to disaster risks are mapped by new UNSW Sydney research.
It could be argued Australia's travel caps are an arbitrary restriction on Australians’ right to come home. But the UN's Human Rights Committee is not a quick fix.
UNSW Sydney academics receive a Special Research Initiative grant for a project on internal border regulation in Australia around public health concerns.
UNSW Centre for Ideas, UNSW Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law and Guardian Australia launch a new storytelling project.
If only 1% of the Pacific’s population was permitted to work permanently in Australia, this would bring more benefits to the region than Australia’s annual aid contribution.