Social Affairs

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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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At the annual public lecture, UNSW Associate Professor Limin Mao will discuss the results of 20 years of immersion in research of gay Asian men.

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Alison Ritter has moved the Drug Policy Modelling Program from Medicine to Arts & Social Sciences to have more impact on drug policy.

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Research shows small financial incentives for doing maths homework can increase maths achievement. But this raises some tricky ethical questions.

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Australia's immigration department doesn't keep a record of the number of people applying for asylum at airports. This means there is no oversight over the treatment of those seeking protection.

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If we recognised social housing as infrastructure as essential as transport links, schools and hospitals, not properly investing in it could become unthinkable.

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While international students do need baseline proficiency in English, they need support the whole way through their degrees to actually be successful.

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