Social inclusion

Report

Policies for inclusive entrepreneurship
10 Dec 2019
4

This report contains two thematic policy chapters on the potential of digital entrepreneurship for making entrepreneurship more inclusive and increasing the scale-up potential of start-ups by entrepreneurs from disadvantaged groups. These thematic chapters discuss current policy issues and present the range of policy actions currently...

Report

28 Nov 2019
588

The Inclusive Australia Social Inclusion Index provides a unique overview of social inclusion in Australia by covering a wider array of social inclusion issues in one index.

Report

Australian Research Council Discovery Project report
2 Nov 2019
5

Accounting for half of the $138 billion Global Game Market, mobile games are now serious drivers in economic realms and beyond. This study is the first national survey of mobile games in Australian households.

Report

A report commissioned by SBS
27 Aug 2019
335

The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) commissioned Deloitte Access Economics to quantify the economic dividend from improving social inclusion in Australia, in order to help shape its future policies and strategies for delivering on its Charter. This report outlines the findings.

Report

29 Jul 2019
133

This handbook is a framework for grassroots organisations to implement best practice approaches on standards, mandatory reporting, emergency and risk management planning and referral pathways to homelessness support agencies.

Report

11 Jun 2019
563

This paper provides an overview of elder abuse in Australia. It discusses key issues involved in how elder abuse is defined and examines its prevalence, impact and associated risk factors, with a focus on implications of recent research for policy and practice.

Guide

7 Jun 2019
418

The Australian Human Rights Commission hopes this guide will help people navigate their way through meaningful and productive discussions, to not only identify racism, but to build strategies to change behaviours.

Chapter

8 Nov 2018
69

Curriculum and pedagogical practices for improved educational outcomes, justice and inclusion in physical education are central to this chapter.

Report

How policies and perceptions shape opportunities
7 Nov 2018
29

This report offers insights into how service providers, community groups and policy makers respond to increasingly diverse local populations, including newly arriving humanitarian migrants, to foster economic security and social inclusion.

Article

30 Oct 2018
13

SVA’s incoming CEO, Suzie Riddell, asks Goodstart how, as a social enterprise, it balances its commercial and social goals; and what role influencing the system plays in meeting its purpose.

Report

17 Aug 2018
487

This report presents twelve month social and economic outcomes for Journey to Social Inclusion (J2SI) participants against a comparison group using existing services.

Report

17 Aug 2018
256

This report outlines the results of the first set of semi-structured interviews and focus groups conducted with Intensive Case Managers (ICMs) and their supervisors.

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SDG 11 Synthesis report, High level political forum 2018
9 Jul 2018
79

With the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, Member States agreed on 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with 169 global targets, and nearly 234 indicators that will be monitored for the period 2015–2030. The targets are designed to be integrated and indivisible and to balance the...

Conference paper

18 Jun 2018
310

Urban green spaces provide many benefits to urban dwellers, from the environmental functions of cooling, air purification, stormwater mediation and biodiversity habitat, to contributions to mental and physical well-being, sense of place and connections to community. Urban environmental justice requires that there is equitable access...

Conference paper

18 Jun 2018
99

This paper examines the outcomes and impact of the ‘Free to Be’ project piloted in Melbourne by the children’s charity Plan International Australia. The project – consisting of a mapping tool initially co-designed with young women – uses locative geo-locative technology to allow women and...

Conference paper

18 Jun 2018
35

Ongoing economic restructuring has produced many declining rust belt cities and regions. While governments and communities have acted to ease the impacts, most actions have not been effective. Politically the reaction to ongoing high levels of unemployment are now registering across the Western world and...

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Inquiry into increasing affordable housing supply: evidence-based principles and strategies for Australian policy and practice
10 Apr 2018
238

There is growing interest in the potential for inclusionary planning approaches to help deliver affordable housing supply in Australian cities and regions. Within wider government strategies for affordable housing supply, inclusionary planning approaches can play a role in requiring or incentivising dwelling units, land, or...

Chapter

18 Jan 2018
33

In this chapter, Robert Hattam explores notions of citizenship and global citizenship through the prism of the culturally responsive school.

Discussion paper

1 Dec 2017
23

This paper offers a critical examination of the historical context, theoretical foundation and empirical evidence regarding 'area effects' in social and housing policies.

Report

17 Aug 2017
1060

This Senate Committee report looks at ways of protecting and strengthening multiculturalism and social inclusion in Australia.

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