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Children at school in Mindanao

Rebuilding education and peace in Mindanao

20 September 2017

The education sector in the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) exists within a complex and multi-layered social, political, economic and conflict environment.

Connected world

Is International Law International?

19 September 2017

ANU’s Anthea Roberts publishes landmark book exploring the national biases in international law.

Global Health in a Volatile World

07 September 2017

This weekend Sharon Friel will give the keynote speech to the Global Ideas conference on Global Health in a Volatile World.

Cashless debit cards for welfare recipients

01 September 2017

The cashless debit card, introduced in 2016 in Ceduna and the East Kimberley, restricts 80 per cent of a person’s regular social security payment to an industry-issued card that cannot be used to purchase alcohol and gambling products.

Corruption and dysfunction in Indonesian prisons

01 September 2017

The New York Times reported that “[Indonesian] prisons are overcrowded and have far too few guards.

What is Australia’s Stake in Philippine Chaos?

25 August 2017

It is in Australia’s interest for the Philippines to have an effective and accountable security sector and a stable well-functioning government that upholds the rule of law.

Prison fence

How likely is it that murderers will re-offend?

23 August 2017

The latest research from Rod Broadhurst and Ross Maller has the answers.

Control, threat and deterrence

17 July 2017

John Braithwaite gives a superb introduction to the concepts of control, threat and deterrence in the management of people and nations.

When companies sue states

12 July 2017

Podcast by Anthea Roberts on reforming international investment treaties


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