Events

Events: Date from: 01-01-2017 Date to: 15-09-2017
8
Feb
Engaging with HIV treatment and the social life of HIV care
Who:Professor Tim Rhodes, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington
When:8 Feb 2017, 4pm - 5pm

This paper draws upon the qualitative interview accounts of people living with HIV in London who are also migrants.

14
Feb
Personalisation and the New Landscape of Disability Care and Support
Who:Dr Ed Hall, University of Dundee, UK
Venue:Lecture Theatre 2, Central Lecture Block, UNSW Kensington
When:14 Feb 2017, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

In this seminar, leading Scottish academic Dr Ed Hall will discuss the effects of large-scale personalisation, the risks posed by austerity, and the ways people have developed creative responses that build community belonging for people with learning disability.

14
Feb
Progress and setbacks in HIV, sexual & reproductive health and rights
Who:UNSW Practical Justice Initiative
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington
When:14 Feb 2017, 4:30pm - 6pm

Dr Purnima Mane, former Deputy Executive Director (Programmes) with the United Nations Population Fund in New York, reflects on her experience in HIV and sexual and reproductive health and rights.

21
Feb
Academic Symposium: Affective Shifts Inside and Outside the Nation and Body: Rethinking How Refugee Research is Engendered
Who:UNSW Forced Migration Research Network in partnership with UNSW Sydney Grand Challenges and Refugee Council of Australia
Venue:UNSW Art & Design Campus, Paddington, Sydney
When:21 Feb 2017, 9am - 5pm

An attempt to rethink how to analyse the spaces and socialites of our lives with a focus on research with refugees and asylum seekers.

22
Feb
Sex Lecture - Antiretroviral sex: the transformation of safe sex?
Who:UNSW Centre for Social Research in Health for Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 2017
Venue:TBC
When:22 Feb 2017, 2pm - 3pm
22
Feb
Refugee Alternatives Conference
Who:Refugee Council of Australia
Venue:Ainsworth Building, UNSW Kensington
When:22 Feb 2017, 8:30am - 5pm
23 Feb 2017, 8:30am - 5pm

The Refugee Council of Australia's Inaugural Refugee Alternatives Conference, hosted by UNSW Australia, is a two day event focusing on improving policy, practice and public support for refugee and asylum seeker issues.

22
Feb
The Meaning of Rights in Refugee Settlement
Who:Forced Migration Research Network
Venue:Ainsworth Building Foyer, UNSW Kensington
When:22 Feb 2017, 5:45pm - 7pm

Official Launch: Human Rights in Australia: An introduction for newly arrived refugee families, training of trainers package