Unequal impact of Covid labour market crisis; Beyond vaccines; ACF Water for Coal report; A perfect time for making...pickles?

Friday, 8 May 2020 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Photo by Monika Grabkowska on Unsplash

9:05 David Uren University of Sydney speaks about the unequal impact of the Covid-19 labour market crisis and the data showing that Australian women and low paid workers are wearing the results.

9:15  Epidemiologist Tammy Hoffmann from Bond University explains why we have to look beyond a vaccine when dealing with the emergence and spread of novel viruses.

9:30  Water for Coal: Climate campaigner Christian Slattery tells us about the Australian Conservation Foundation’s new report and why we need to be worried about how much water the coal industry is using in Australlia and the difficulty of finding out.

9:45 Pickle making in Victorian England and now. Prof. Donna Lee Brien from Central Queensland University tells us it’s the perfect time to give it a go!