About Rob Salter

Rob Salter

Robert Salter has been over the years a community sector worker, campaigner, academic and occasional writer. He is currently a freelance thinker and writer, while accompanying his wife Christine on her sabbatical leave in the UK. Rob has worked with the University of Melbourne's McCaughey Centre on a research project around the subject of social investment, jointly auspiced by the Salvation Army, where Rob was also a Community Development worker with Crossroads Youth and Family Services. Rob's work brings together and builds evidence about the ways in which social investment yields financial and economic benefits to society across a wide range of areas of disadvantage, in addition to generating benefits for specific individuals, and advocates for increased investment of this kind.

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