Social change

Research report
21 April 2017

This initial report considers the geographic impacts of the transition of the Australian economy following the resources investment boom.

Video lecture/presentation
30 March 2017

Video recording of a public seminar themed around the closure of the Hazelwood power station: presented by the Australian-German Climate and Energy College in collaboration with the Melbourne...

Report
14 March 2017

This report looks at the Kimberley Girl program, which uses popular culture, including the image-making aspects of the fashion industry, to connect with young women on their own terms.

Report
14 March 2017

This summary report looks at the Kimberley Girl program, which uses popular culture, including the image-making aspects of the fashion industry, to connect with young women on their own terms.

Book
4 December 2016

How Change Happens also sheds light on why the relationships between such activists are often fraught. People bring their own worldviews to the question of change. Do we prefer conflict (‘speaking...

Audio podcastArticle
2 December 2016

Networking and collaboration are increasingly important for achieving social change. SVA’s successful model – in education – points to the core elements needed for growing an effective network....

Report
22 November 2016

This report presents the findings of the ninth Scanlon Foundation Mapping Social Cohesion Survey conducted in 2016.

Article
14 July 2016

Groups like change.org have radically altered social activism and both business and government should take heed.

ArticleDiscussion paper
28 June 2016

What does ‘managing to outcomes’ mean and why are small and large organisations alike embarking on this journey?

Article
31 May 2016

This article examines how the 'Burnie Works' community-wide collaboration is applying the collective impact framework to address low school retention and high youth unemployment.