News Listing
Social policy conference at UNSW concludes with a focus on children In The Media - Posted on 27 September 2017

Children's experiences of parental relationship breakdown, and life for refugee children after settlement, will be among the topic discussed on the final day of Australia’s largest social policy conference.

The high cost of gentrifying Sydney In The Media - Posted on 26 September 2017

NSW Government policies that foster "administrative evil" have destroyed inner Sydney’s public housing communities, a leading researcher in public policy says.

Australia should raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility In The Media - Posted on 25 September 2017

Australia should raise the age of criminal responsibility to at least 14 to reduce the risk of children embarking on life-long involvement with the criminal justice system, according to UNSW Sydney's Professor Chris Cunneen.

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.

Get a life: is paid work the be-all and end-all of modern living? In The Media - Posted on 19 September 2017

A presentation about the age of automation, the promise of more leisure time and what makes a 'good life' will launch Australia's pre-eminent conference on social policy at UNSW next week.

ASPC: Social policy studies are linking money with new social problems In The Media - Posted on 28 February 2017

The 16th Australian Social Policy Conference held this week at UNSW Sydney was a space for deep and critical thinking about some of society's major challenges.