The Seriously Social Podcast by the Academy of the Social Sciences

The Seriously Social Podcast by the Academy of the Social Sciences

Racism is still an everyday experience for non-white Australians. Where is the plan to stop this? The data is in: racism in Australia is on the rise. But in recent years has racism become more covert than it once was? We unpack the spectrum of racist behaviour as we...
The Conversation

The Conversation

Racism is still an everyday experience for non-white Australians. Where is the plan to stop this? Australia’s political leaders often talk about its multicultural credentials, making sweeping statements about its unmatched success in diversity. According to Prime...
Delivering during the COVID-19 pandemic: Building capacity for Tunisian NGOs working with disadvantaged communities

Delivering during the COVID-19 pandemic: Building capacity for Tunisian NGOs working with disadvantaged communities

Professor Mansouri and his research team at the Alfred Deakin Institute, in partnership with the Council for Australian-Arab Relations, have embarked on a series of training and capacity-building projects. These inter-connected projects aim to support Tunisian NGOs working with marginalised communities, particularly in regional and remote communities, through this difficult post-revolution, nation-building period.

UN International Peace Day

UN International Peace Day

Professor Fethi Mansouri was recently interviewed by SBS Arabic Radio to provide his thoughts on this year’s World Day of Peace, held annually on 21 September. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the United Nations with this years event...