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Strong performance in THE Impact Rankings

Ranking reflects UOW's strong commitment to achieving a sustainable future

Koala vocals provide key to saving species

Revolutionary technique identifies individual voices

What really happened in southern Africa 90,000 years ago?

UOW archaeologist identifies a poignant moment in the evolution of early modern humans

UOW researchers honoured for contributions to environmental sciences

Associate Professor Jenny Fisher awarded Anton Hales Medal, Professor Kerrylee Rogers awarded Frederick White Medal

The 2019-20 mega-fires: what did we learn and will it equip us for the future?

Rate of change in fire risk outstripping the capacity of ecological and social systems to adapt

1,600 years ago, climate change hit the Australian Alps

We studied ancient lake mud to learn what happened

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Phil Orchard

Expertise: Asylum seekers, refugees, war-affected civilians, humanitarian efforts, international aid, forced migrants

School of Humanities and Social Inquiry

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