Monash Arts celebrated Social Sciences Week with fascinating free panels and lectures. From the impacts of COVID-19 on gender based violence, international education, and digital lives, through to the challenges in political leadership and sustainability, our academics showcased how their research is helping to change our world for the better.
Australia and New Zealand are major education exporters and the current COVID-19 crisis has presented great challenges to the sector, education institutions, and international students and their families.
As the world grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic, connections among households, public open spaces and urban life have all come into sharp focus, revealing numerous spatial inequalities across our cities.
Ahead of their forthcoming book Gender and Political Leadership in Australia, the panellists will explore the role that gender identities, gender politics and gendered power relationships play in shaping political leadership in this country.
Researchers from Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre and Monash Gender, Peace and Security will be in conversation about their research into the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on gendered violence.