A UNSW Sydney and ACOSS partnership report explores the lived experiences of poverty among the most vulnerable during the COVID-19 pandemic.
An alternative approach to welfare could replace policies that are failing to address homelessness.
A UNSW Sydney and ACOSS partnership research report shows people in poverty are falling behind the rest of society.
Getting on the priority wait list is so challenging some applicants just give up.
People living in poverty or disadvantage are three times more likely to die from COVID than the wealthy.
The report, produced with UNSW Sydney, for the first time allows young people to explain in revealing detail their experiences of poverty.
The report was launched today at the National Press Club in Canberra to coincide with Anti-Poverty Week.
UNSW and the Australian Council of Social Service have launched a new collaboration to tackle poverty and inequality through high-quality research, policy development and advocacy.
Adding just 20 cents to the price of a T-shirt in Australia would lift all Indian workers in the garment supply chain out of poverty, write Murray Ross Hall and Thomas Wiedmann.
For its second series of the reality documentary Struggle Street, broadcaster SBS approached UNSW to help take a closer look at the issues around disadvantage.