Exploring housing options and challenges with Melbourne's African migrants

Hallmark Lecture Series

Online - ABP Zoom Webinar

Join Sandra Carrasco and guests for a discussion on life in Melbourne's public housing towers.

This event will be led by Sandra Carrasco. You can read about the findings from her recent research project here: Our lives matter – Melbourne public housing residents talk about why COVID-19 hits them hard.

Guest speakers will be announced closer to the date.

About the Hallmark Research Initiative for Affordable Housing:

Melbourne, Australia, is facing rapid population growth and a severe housing affordability crisis. Home purchase is among the least affordable in the world, and there is an acute shortage of low-cost rental housing. The Affordable Housing initiative was created to address these challenges that can’t be solved by one discipline alone.

The initiative supplies seed funding for projects to create interdisciplinary research partnerships both across and outside the University. The aim is to generate new insights and impact relating to affordable housing. It is now in its second year.

Initiative website

Twitter: @ah_unimelb

Enquiries: affordable-housing@unimelb.edu.au

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