Achievement | Research | 12 Jul 2019
UNSW Law students help shine light on the exploitation of international students by Sydney landlords
Belle Anais, Philippa Meikle and Laura Melrose say the experience gained by working on UNSW Human Rights Clinic’s No Place Like Home report was “invaluable” and “invigorating”.
Achievement | Opinion | 09 Jul 2019
International students at risk of exploitation by Sydney landlords, new report finds
A new report has found international students face multiple barriers to finding secure and affordable housing in Sydney, leaving students vulnerable to exploitation by unscrupulous landlords.
Achievement | Opinion | 05 Jul 2019
UNSW PhD candidate is investigating responses to violence fuelled by online hate speech
Siddharth Narrain from UNSW Law is researching how governments, civil societies and platforms are regulating online hate speech and the spread of fake news.
Achievement | Opinion | 04 Jul 2019
Kerryn Phelps says new book a counter-attack in the war on truth
Attempts to repeal the medevac law show why Refugee Rights and Policy Wrongs from UNSW’s Professor Jane McAdam and alumna Fiona Chong is a must-read, says the former Wentworth MP.
Opinion | Thought leadership | 26 Jun 2019
Dean of Law on the direction of legal education at UNSW
"We want a law school that's producing students who are going to be leaders in this rapidly changing legal environment," says Professor George Williams in an interview with The Australian Legal Review.
Opinion | Research | 26 Jun 2019
Secrecy over Paladin's $423m contract highlights our broken refugee system
A refugee policy built on deflecting the issue, rather than confronting it, is not sustainable. We cannot continue to 'contract out' our international obligations.
Opinion | Research | 17 Jun 2019
Less emotion, more evidence: Gonski says Kaldor Centre Principles change refugee debate
UNSW Chancellor David Gonski launched the evidence-based Kaldor Centre Principles for Australian Refugee Policy in Sydney last night.
Achievement | 13 Jun 2019
UNSW students participate in private law mooting competition
Now in its 6th year, the 2019 UNSW Private Law Moot is Australia’s premier international intervarsity competition specialising in private law and commercial topics.