Looking to the Future: creating meaningful employment for young people after COVID-19

This panel will explore the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on young people’s transition from education to employment, and what policymakers can do to create genuine opportunities and avoid the scarring effects of youth unemployment.

Presented in partnership with the Brotherhood of St. Laurence and the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne.


  • Associate Professor Dan Woodman – TR Ashworth Associate Professor in Sociology, School of Social and Political Sciences
  • Dr Signe Ravn – Senior Lecturer in Sociology, School of Social and Political Sciences
  • Kira Clarke – Senior Research Fellow, Research & Policy Centre at the Brotherhood of St Laurence
  • Dr Joseph Borlagdan – Principal Research Fellow, Research and Policy Centre, Brotherhood of St Laurence


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