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  1. 15 March 2023 - Inside Business

    A sustainable solution to Australia’s engineering skills shortage

    To solve our skills shortage, we need to go beyond temporary migration and inspire a stronger connection with engineering, says a University of Melbourne expert

  2. Podcast26 June 2019 - Eavesdrop on Experts

    Movement, mobility and identity

    University of Melbourne anthropologist Andrew Dawson has taken to the road, joining people in cars and on buses to better understand culture and communities.

  3. 23 November 2018 - Humanities

    What’s your attitude to immigrants and refugees? It may depend on where you live

    Living in a diverse area means you are more likely to be open to refugees; unless you identify with the Liberal party, Melbourne University research finds.

  4. 5 November 2017 - Science Matters

    The future of climate refugees

    As COP23 begins in Bonn, a University of Melbourne expert says Fiji's role at the UN could be vital for the future of climate change refugees and displacement.

  5. Podcast24 February 2017 - Up Close

    The power of a warm welcome

    Refugee researcher Uma Kothari on how media representations of asylum seekers influence how we attend and respond to the plight of people fleeing for safety.

  6. 29 October 2015 - Public Affairs

    Mass migration poses a challenge for democracy

    Mass migration in a globalised world will be one of the overarching and defining challenges of our time says a University of Melbourne expert.

  7. 8 October 2015 - Public Affairs

    Is Australia strong enough to protect?

    The Greens and civil society orgs launched a campaign to accept 20,000 refugees from Syria. Is Australia ready to change course on migration?

  8. Podcast16 September 2015 - Up Close

    Superdiversity: Policy challenges in an age of unprecedented migration

    Migration researcher Professor Jenny Phillimore on how superdiversity is challenging policy makers to rethink housing and healthcare.