Slavery, forced labour, forced marriage and human trafficking are all very much alive, and they still affect citizens and residents on our shores today.
Batyr uses peer-to-peer lived experience presentations (batyr@School and batyr@Uni) to smash the stigma around mental health issues and to encourage university students to proactively and mindfully engage with their emotional distress.
Social Impact Research and Evaluation Specialist, Dr Clare Netherton, has made it her mission to give impact a voice that can be heard by policy makers.
Glebe ranks among the Sydney suburbs with the highest rates of income inequality. The many community organisations tackling the issues lack the time and funding to evaluate whether their work is having the desired impact.
Professor Denise Wilson and Dr Alayne Mikahere-Hall visit UTS to present their research on reframing how Indigenous Maori women live with violence in their families.
News from across UTS
The UN values sport as a vehicle for improving lives in disadvantaged communities – but it is grass-roots programs rather than mega-events such as the Football World Cup that make the difference.
UTS researchers, supported by the UTS Social Impact grant, explore the lived experiences of NESB research students at UTS.