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Anti Poverty Week - Is Poverty Inevitable?
Tue. 18 October 2016, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm AEDT
Why haven't we fixed poverty?
Are there vested interests in poverty?
Who is responsible for finding solutions?
Come along to hear a dynamic interrogation of the concept and the lived reality of poverty.
Who has the answers? Hear from academic, policy practitioners, service providers and those with real world experience.
Professor James Arvanitakis, Western Sydney University
Dr Kirrily Jordan, Australian National University
Moderator: Leon Compton, ABC Radio
Professor David Adams, Pro Vice Chancellor Community, Partnerships & Regional Development, University of Tasmania
Professor Richard Eccleston, Insitute for the Study of Social Change, University of Tasmania
Dr Paul Blacklow, University of Tasmania and Economic Society of Australia
Meg Webb, Social Action and Research Centre
Refreshments will be servide in the foyer from 5.30 pm.