Events

Upcoming Events
3
Sep
The new political economy of disability: transnational networks and individualised funding in the age of neoliberalism
Who:Dr Georgia van Toorn, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:3 Sep 2019, 3pm - 4pm

Dr Georgia van Toorn will discuss how and why individualised funding has taken hold in the disability sector in recent years.

5
Sep
Workshop: Government contracting welfare services to NGOS in China
Who:Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney; London School of Economics, UK
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:5 Sep 2019, 9am - 5pm

The interactive workshop brings together joint expertise from two projects about the politics of service contracting to NGOs in China and building China’s welfare state through government purchased services for children.

9
Sep
Australian Social Policy Conference 2019
Who:Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney
Venue:UNSW Sydney (Kensington Campus)
When:9 Sep 2019, 8:30am - 5pm
10 Sep 2019, 9am - 5pm
11 Sep 2019, 9am - 5pm

The Australian Social Policy Conference (ASPC) is the pre-eminent multidisciplinary conference concerned with issues of social policy in Australia and beyond. It attracts over 300 participants from academia, government and the community social welfare sector internationally.

25
Sep
Workshop: Culturally responsive disability support in the context of National Disability Insurance Scheme
Who:Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney; St Vincent de Paul Society NSW
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:25 Sep 2019, 10:30am - 12:30pm

Join us for an interactive workshop on developing culturally responsive disability support in the context of National Disability Insurance Scheme.