Now with the new laws in effect and social awareness increasing,we are sure to turn things around.
in effect此处意为“在实施中;有效”。social awareness意为“社会意识，社会觉悟”。be sure to do sth.意为“一定做某事，必定做某事”。turn sth. around意为“使好转，扭转;有起色”。
Turn around and let me look at your back.
He turned his chair around to face the window.
They can turn around 100 shirts in less than 24 hours.
3. turn around and say/tell意为“反而说，反咬一口”。如:
I complained about it, but they turned around and said it was my fault.