13 December 2022

Making deep listening a critical piece of our social infrastructure

After a period of strategy conversations and listening, the lab now sets out to test how well our policy making works.
18 October 2022

No Data About Us Without Us

Data is increasingly used to direct services, secure funding and influence policy. However, for the disability community in Australia, access to high quality data is significantly lacking.
26 August 2022

Stories from civil society during the height of the pandemic

A new report by Sydney Policy Lab draws upon the insights and experiences of civil society leaders to understand how Australian civil society can be strengthened and re-energised.
26 August 2022

How to build and support resilient communities

A new report by Sydney Policy Lab offers crucial insights and lessons for those who work in the for-purpose sector.
30 June 2022

Nurturing links across civil society

Insights into the for-purpose sector’s ability to help people in need during crisis and beyond.
22 June 2022

Sydney Policy Lab Director announced

The University of Sydney has appointed Dr Kate Harrison Brennan Director of Sydney Policy Lab, a multidisciplinary research initiative that fosters unique collaborations with people from different backgrounds to generate new knowledge and solutions.
03 May 2022

Policy matters

Australians will be heading to the polls on May 21. Beyond the political theatre of the campaign trail, how should our political leaders be responding?
22 March 2022

Appointment of Policy Fellows

Renowned former BBC correspondent Nick Bryant, and economic researcher Claire Connelly, join the Lab to research the future of democracy, economic inequality and post-pandemic rebuilding in Australia.