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Regarding Rights blog - Women in the rulings of the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights

Who is the female subject of transnational legal discourse?

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Joyce Wu on responding to domestic violence

Joyce writes of her experience working with victims of domestic violence and of ways to help victims.

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Regarding Rights blog - Revising the OECD guidelines on corporate governance of SOEs

New draft OECD SOE Guidelines sever the state’s human rights function from its ownership function.

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Regarding Rights blog - When corruption violates human rights: the right to food in Kenya

Millions of Kenyans are prevented from realising the fundamental human right to be free from hunger due to government corruption.

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Charlesworth and Larking discuss their new book on Allegra

Hilary Charlesworth and Emma Larking have a ‘virtual conversation’ on Allegra.

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Regarding Rights blog - Australia’s response to international criticism of asylum seeker detention

PM Abbott's reaction hard to accept.

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The Centre for International Governance and Justice is dedicated to the study of theoretical and practical issues in international governance, human rights and social justice.The Centre is now home to Hilary Charlesworth’s ARC Laureate Fellowship project on ‘Rights, Regulation and Ritualism: Strengthening the International Human Rights System’ as well as ‘Peacebuilding Compared’, led by John Braithwaite, ‘The UN Security Council and the Rule of Law’, led by Jeremy Farrall and Hilary Charlesworth, and many other projects.

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Regarding Rights blog

Regarding Rights blog is an initiative by the Centre for International Governance and Justice that provides a forum for voices from activism and academia to comment on important issues in human rights.
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Ten Years of the ACT Human Rights Act

On 1 July 2014, CIGJ co-hosted a conference with the ACT Human Rights and Discrimination Commissioner, celebrating the tenth anniversary of the ACT Human Rights Act.

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