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China enhances measures for disabled In The Media - Posted on 26 March 2018

China is focusing on education and rehabilitation in an effort to enhance disability services.

SPRC-ACC events: Technological Innovation and Social Policy Article - Posted on 14 February 2018

On February 8 and 9, 2018, the Social Policy Research Centre organised a series of events to bring together scholars and practitioners from Australia and from China to exchange ideas about their understandings, practices and views toward the connection between technological innovation.

The eviction of Daxing: Tensions and trouble in burgeoning Beijing In The Media - Posted on 11 December 2017

A deadly fire led to a dramatic intervention that saw thousands turfed out into a freezing Beijing. There are better ways to tackle the troubles of megacities, Bingqin Li writes.

China's campaign to evict 'low-end population' from big cities sparks backlash In The Media - Posted on 1 December 2017

A rare public backlash has emerged against a government policy to evict migrant workers from their Beijing homes.

SPRC hosts workshop with senior policy makers from China Article - Posted on 17 October 2017

SPRC hosted a workshop on establishing effective child protection systems with senior policy makers from China.

Ageing, housing, welfare: UNSW conference tackles our pressing challenges In The Media - Posted on 22 September 2017

More than 300 national and international researchers, practitioners and policy makers will gather at UNSW from Monday for the biennial Australian Social Policy Conference.

Chinese social policy in focus at UNSW conference In The Media - Posted on 21 September 2017

China’s experiences of urbanisation and migration, child welfare, ageing and disability will be among the research presented at the Chinese Social Policy Workshop at UNSW next week.

China’s orphans: Hope for the future? In The Media - Posted on 8 August 2017

After years of neglect, conditions in China's orphanages have greatly improved but challenges remain.

SPRC academics participate in the first Renmin University-UNSW Social Policy Summer School Article - Posted on 1 August 2017

Carla Treloar, Ilan Katz, Bingqin Li and Yuvisthi Naidoo from the Social Policy Research Centre at UNSW Sydney, Yanfeng Ge from the State Council Development Research Centre and Kinglun Nogk from Sun Yat Sen University have delivered a series of lectures and seminars in the first Renmin University-UNSW Social Policy Summer School.

Influencing social policy in China - Bingqin Li In The Media - Posted on 30 May 2017

The disappearance of her mother’s housekeeper in Beijing gave Bingqin Li the impetus for her research in social policy.