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  1. 29 May 2020 - Legal Affairs

    The World Health Organization as pandemic police?

    The idea the World Health Organization could investigate disease in countries is interesting, but a University of Melbourne expert says there are clear problems

  2. 28 May 2020 - Humanities

    A long way from home

    A University of Melbourne expert says many migrant workers from India's northeast are stuck in the COVID-19 lockdown. When they do get home, they face stigma.

  3. 27 May 2020 - Inside Business

    Championing Indigenous women politicians

    In an edited extract from a new book, a University of Melbourne expert celebrates the contribution of Australia’s Indigenous women in political leadership.

  4. 21 May 2020 - Legal Affairs

    Breaking down COVID-19 barriers for people with disability

    COVID-19 poses particular challenges for people with disability, but a University of Melbourne expert says some aren’t the issues that people might assume.

  5. 19 May 2020 - Public Affairs

    Time for a Universal Basic Income?

    The socio-economic crisis brought by COVID-19 reveals cracks in social welfare and the need for radical transformation says a University of Melbourne expert.

  6. 17 May 2020 - Design

    Where to now for Australian property?

    Australia's different property markets face varying roads to recovery following COVID-19 and the already existing trends, say University of Melbourne experts.

  7. 13 May 2020 - Legal Affairs

    Holding corporations to account

    The slippery concept of corporate guilt too often allows companies off the hook and it is about time the law was reformed, says a University of Melbourne expert

  8. 12 May 2020 - Public Affairs

    India’s local governments tackling COVID-19

    Local government and communities are working together in India to help people face the challenges of COVID-19, says a University of Melbourne researcher.

  9. 11 May 2020 - Legal Affairs

    Efficacy, ideology and COVIDSafe

    Questions remain over measuring the effectiveness of Australia’s COVIDSafe app, says a University of Melbourne expert, along with the mission creep.