University of New South Wales

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University of New South Wales

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UNSW

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Research report

21 Nov 2017

The National Temporary Migrant Work Survey is the most comprehensive study of wage theft and working conditions among international students, backpackers and other temporary migrants in Australia. The survey draws on responses from 4,322 temporary migrants across 107 nationalities of every...

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Article

2 Aug 2017

Our concrete jungles are getting so hot they could eventually become uninhabitable. But a team of UNSW researchers is working hard to cool them down.

In the middle of winter, Australians enjoy a brief respite from the crushing heat, and silently vow to better protect their homes next...

Research report

12 Oct 2016

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The loss of a baby who was either stillborn or died in the first weeks of life is a tragic event that affects around 3,000 families every year in Australia. Perinatal mortality is widely recognised as an important indicator of population health. While Australia is one of the...

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Research report

24 Aug 2016

The report Financial Resilience in Australia 2015 highlights the concept of resilience as a process that ‘enables individuals to bounce back after adverse events and experiences, adapt to changing circumstances, and deal with environmental stress.’ The report defines financial resilience as:...

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Research report

24 Feb 2016

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In recent times the options available to women for antenatal care and birth have expanded. This includes the provision of more midwifery-led care models. This diversification creates a need for common terminology in describing and comparing these models and the outcomes for...

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Survey

15 Jan 2016

Provides data on sexual, drug use and testing practices related to the transmission of HIV and other sexually transmissible infections (STIs) among gay men.

Executive Summary The Melbourne Gay Community Periodic Survey is a cross-sectional survey of gay and homosexually active men...

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Research report

10 Jun 2015

This is the 16th report on women in Australia who die in association with pregnancy and childbirth.

Authored by AIHW, Humphrey MD, Bonello MR, Chughtai A, Macaldowie A, Harris K and Chambers GM.

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Maternal deaths in Australia 2008-2012 provides a summary of...

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Discussion paper

9 Feb 2006

Wealth is an important measure of overall economic well-being, and influences migrants’ ability to integrate into their new country. Using data from the 2002 HILDA survey, Rochelle Belkar explores the disparity between the wealth distributions of Australian and foreign-born households. Her...

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Conference paper

2 Apr 2003

Transcript of Michael Coper's paper to UNSW 2003 Constitutional Law Conference discussing the successes and failures of the High Court over the past 100 years.

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Thesis

18 Jan 1999

The purpose of the thesis is to establish a model of meaning based on the logical analysis of empirical descriptions and explanatory definitions of a number of studies in architecture and psychology (e.g., the experimental work of Maslow, Gibson, Barker and Bronfenbrenner). The thesis provides...

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Presentation

8 Dec 2017

Cooling Western Sydney is a Sydney Water study on the role of water and other technologies in mitigating urban heat in western Sydney.

Undertaken in collaboration with the Low Carbon Living CRC and University of New South Wales, Cooling Western Sydney draws on leading-edge tools and...

Presentation

12 Dec 2012

The CRC Low Carbon Living Launch included a Workshop for CRC LCL Participants with the aim to update participants on the CRC, its plans to date and to obtain their input into what they want to be included in the CRC LCL Research projects.

Program 2: Low Carbon Precincts presented its way...

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