Make change matter

A word from our CEO Dr Andrew Young - March 2015

The 2015 Intergenerational Report tells us that the long term projections are worse than they were. This will be used in the short term to spruik budget cuts. What we really need is a long term focus on improving social productivity.

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Adaptive Leadership Masterclass Series

Join Social Leadership Australia and the Centre for Social Impact for a thought provoking masterclass series about the fundamentals of Adaptive Leadership and how it is useful for leading change and creating lasting social impact.

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Cost of Youth Homelessness in Australia Report

A new report and the first national study of its kind, The Cost of Youth Homelessness in Australia, has revealed the extreme difficulties faced by homeless young people.

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Our thinking

The Search: Winning Community Announced

Congratulations to the Burnie community for being selected to receive up to $1M in funding to tackle complex social issues.

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2015 Postgraduate Scholarship Winners

Sixteen scholarships were awarded to an outstanding selection of applicants studying the Graduate Certificate in Social Impact across our three university partners.

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PwC CSI 2014 Community Index Released: Confidence down despite increased spending

The third PwC-CSI Community Index has been released today, reflecting calls for clearer funding strategies tied to performance and outcomes.

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CSI's Dr Andrew Young interviews Professor Muhammad Yunus

Professor Muhammad Yunus' key role is that of pioneer in the conception of microcredit and microfinance. Watch the video here.

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AGSM & CSI Partner to Launch New MBA (Social Impact)

The Centre for Social Impact is proud to be partnering with AGSM @ UNSW Business School on the launch of a new MBA (Social Impact).

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An anti-social sector? Thinking outcomes can help, says Tris Lumley

Think about the next step on your own outcomes journey. If we all start moving in a similar direction, we’ll create a movement.

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Scholarship & Alumni Story: Carmen Daniels

Carmen Daniels talks to us about completing the Graduate Certificate in Social Impact, her Commonwealth Bank Social Impact Scholarship and what the qualification means to her desire to effect real social change.

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CSI's Undergraduate Program

The Centre for Social Impact has developed the first ever undergraduate course with a focus on holistic systems change for social impact for young social change leaders shaping their future career.

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