Funding for 2016 NDRI applications is available. Please apply as per instructions.

The UNSW Natural Disaster Recovery Initiative

Staff at UNSW have expertise in many areas that can benefit communities affected by natural disasters.

The UNSW Disaster Recovery Initiative (NDRI) is designed to provide seed money of up to $5,000 per individual grant to allow staff to use their knowledge and skills to help with the rebuilding of affected communities. The fund is capped at $25,000 per financial year. Read more

Our strategic planning consultation is progressing well with enthusiastic input from across the University whilst the staff survey achieved levels of participation not previously achieved by UNSW or our Australian counterparts. I have enjoyed numerous discussions and engagement visits within UNSW, as well as a series of external events. As a result of discussions and planning over the last few weeks, a series of initiatives are progressing including our UNSW Climate Change Forum, the Inaugural Professorial Lecture series and a UNSW Gender Equality initiative. Read more