To celebrate this milestone, we asked our staff, students, past directors, research collaborators, and other supporters of our work to share their reflections about the Centre.
In line with university and sector recommendations, SPRC has suspended all face-to-face fieldwork and encouraged staff and students to observe physical distancing and work from home. A number of projects we conduct have been suspended or delayed, while we adjust others to operate remotely and assess the impact of COVID-19 on participants.
We're dedicated to tackling critical social issues through research with a focus on poverty, inequality, wellbeing and justice. Explore our research areas to learn more.
Our researchers are leaders in their fields, with a strong reputation in the academic community, lending authority to our work and influence to public debate.
We focus on projects that enhance the lives and wellbeing of individuals and communities. Our research enlightens public debate and enhances policy formation, both nationally and internationally.
The lives of Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov will be forever changed after winning the prize. But with a more visible presence comes increased scrutiny and threats from those in positions of power.
Fictional screen robots have long represented our fear of technology. A new animated family film combines this trepidation with many parents' fear of losing offline connection with their kids.
Directors and designers can collaborate remotely in a virtual space.
Projects for 2021 funded by the Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute are timely, practical and policy relevant.
Public education and engagement with research can be improved using technology commonly found in computer games.
UNSW Sydney’s Kensington campus is built on the land of the Aboriginal people. We pay our respects to the Bedegal people of the Eora nation who are the Custodians of this land.
We acknowledge the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the First Australians, whose lands, winds and waters we all now share, and pay respect to their unique values, and their continuing and enduring cultures which deepen and enrich the life of our nation and communities.