Latest social impact News

Reflections on past five years
2021 CSI Staff Award recipients announced
Covid modellers win University of Canterbury research medal
Hutt St Centre to get additional funding to support homeless
National Awards for Disability Leadership Finalists announced
State of our Region: time to connect, reflect and celebrate
New research reveals continued strain for charities and social services after a “profoundly hard year”
Women’s Index shows young women being left behind in progress to gender equality
Congratulations to 2022 NSW Australians of year
AIS launches landmark study into pregnancy and sport
Study shows “dark side of ambition” in climate policy
Annual report showcases council’s commitment to community during Covid pandemic
Patricia Piccinini exhibition opening at Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery
Committee against Torture Opens Seventy-second Session, Elects New Chair and Bureau
SRL Leads Way With Victoria’s First Fully Digital EES
Illegal bike track at Mount Keira to be closed and rehabilitated
Ashurst launches virtual programme for emerging talent on overcoming imposter syndrome
Startup founders share journeys at Indo-Canadian Entrepreneurship Exchange event
Ashurst strengthens commitment to social mobility – Access Ashurst students to be paid London Living Wage
Distinguished Professor Jo Barraket heading to Melbourne Social Equity Institute
Australia Post helping businesses survive impacts of pandemic and driving wellbeing
Why are women becoming invisible?
First synthetic turf guidelines for NSW
University of Toronto releases new guidelines for researchers engaging in international partnerships
State of Qatar and WHO team up for healthy and safe FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
Digital inclusion improving nationally, but more to do on affordability and equal access
Local communities benefit from FIFO ban, review finds
Grants up for grabs for women and community projects
UNHCR calls for equal access for refugees to quality mental healthcare
UN Women Statement for International Day of Girl Child
Swinburne start-up receives $1.5m investment to help make mining environmentally safer
New research finds untapped potential in mental health funding approach in Australia
Community Activation Funding for local groups and businesses
Transcript: Shayne Elliott with Neil Mitchell – 3AW 4 October
Digital Capacity Project
Women, underemployment and gender inequality in labour force
New funding to tackle youth homelessness
New outdoor dining spaces installed to support hospitality businesses
Smart tech tools to help monitor food safety remotely
Green Connect: Curating care packages
Regional Covid response needs more from Australia
New study to assess needs of Canterbury-Bankstown’s dementia community
Toowoomba social enterprises share Queensland Government grants
NSW Government invests in women’s future
Queenslanders to have their say on alcohol & drugs
Mozzies, ticks and parasites: A 2020 resilience wrap
New report on health, social and economic shocks of 2020 to help for-purpose sector build back better
CSI UNSW teaching team record another win