9:30 AM  The Human Face of Unemployment

What happens to us when we don't work? The human and social costs of unemployment are just as important as the economic costs.

Each of these panel members will share their lived experience (5 min short presentation) of the human face of unemployment, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with audience.


Tanya Corrie – Good Shepherd Australia

Sophie Johnston – National Union of Students

Owen Bennett – Australian Unemployed Workers Union

Speaker Profiles