Social Affairs

The royal commission needs to be reflected in the federal budget and to consider research into the complex nature of violence and abuse as well as societal shifts in the concept of ‘disability’.

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School students who demand meaningful action on climate change deserve to be heard, not silenced.

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Heading into the state election, neither of the major parties has a policy to address increasing congestion on transmission lines joining wind and solar farms to the electricity grid.

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There is an increasing push-back in society against gender equality issues that can also spread into the workplace.

UNSW Business School graduate Dylan Booth is determined to change the landscape of Indigenous affairs in Australia.

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Originally designed to display service times or bible quotations, church signs are becoming a site of political commentary, tackling everything from pill testing to refugee rights.

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The terms of reference need to cover schools, prisons, homes, hospitals, mental health facilities as well as disability support institutions.

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UNSW's Social Policy Centre has found a receptive audience in China.

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It's ineffective to use drug dogs at festivals and in public places because they're much more likely to catch small-time users than suppliers.

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Professor David Sanderson is applying his background in humanitarian response and management, to address the needs of people in the most vulnerable areas of the world. 

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