Social Affairs

Climate change rally

Mass strikes help target the psychological factors most important for acting on climate change, by emphasising social norms and reinforcing the effectiveness of collective action.

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The Kurdish-Iranian refugee and award-winning writer will contribute to the Forced Migration Research Network at UNSW Sydney through seminars and workshops.

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Perpetrators use a range of strategies to undermine the security of their victims, says Associate Professor and co convenor of UNSW’s Gendered Violence Research Network, Jan Breckenridge.

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A hackathon generated real solutions to the vast amount of unused food that our communities put into landfill. 

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Moving the capital from Jakarta to a sparsely populated location in East Kalimantan may cause environmental degradation, but the country needs it regardless.

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Australia's university sector is one of the most attractive for international students. So why not try to keep them when they graduate rather than lose the talent we've helped train and educate?

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We need to look at what's behind arguments for and against drug testing welfare recipients to avoid repeating the same debate, over and over.

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The Institute for Health and Welfare issued an "errata" to correct statements about inequality that were perfectly correct.

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The Social Policy Research Centre’s Professor Alison Ritter believes around 500 people will be placed on income management during the Coalition’s proposed trial.

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A new study reveals our collective reluctance to accept that women might be paying for sex. 

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