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Why won’t Australia ratify an international deal to cut mercury pollution?

18 November 2016

While the Australian government congratulates itself on ratifying the Paris Agreement on climate change, it is dragging its feet on a less well known, but very important, international treaty on air pollution.

Street art: Look Human Rights

7th Annual Human Rights Tertiary Teachers Workshop 2017

15 November 2016

7th annual Human Rights Tertiary Teachers Workshop to be held at Monash University

Investment treaty law and arbitration: common controversies

14 November 2016

Anthea Roberts continues her introduction to investment treaty law and arbitration, focusing this time on controversies.

Alan Ryan, Hilary Charlesworth, Penny Wensley & Jeremy Farrall.

Strengthening the rule of law through the UN Security Council - proposal launch

11 November 2016

Strengthening the rule of law through the UN Security Council proposals were launched earlier this week.


Postdoctoral/Research Fellow position open at RegNet

10 November 2016

RegNet is currently advertising for a Post-doctoral/Research Fellow who will be part of the NHMRC Centre of Excellence on the Social Determinants of Health Equity.

An introduction to investment treaty law and arbitration

07 November 2016

What is investment, and why seek to protect it?

Miranda Forsyth at Attorney General's Pacific Islands Public Policy Twinning program

01 November 2016

Miranda Forsyth has delivered a session on sources of law at the Attorney General’s Department’s Public Policy Twinning program.

Two new RegNet projects receive ARC funding

01 November 2016

Two new RegNet projects have received ARC funding through the Discovery Early Career Research Award scheme, announced October 31 2016.


China and the challenges of consumer product safety

27 October 2016

New blog post on War•Crime•Regulation by John Braithwaite looks at why China’s rate of product safety alerts is comparatively so high.


Canada - Australia's canary in the coalmine on ISDS?

26 October 2016

Kyla Tienhaara’s research on inter-state dispute settlements (ISDS) has informed a new Get Up! report titled, The Canary in the Coalmine: a cautionary tale of trade: Canada’s experience of investor-state dispute settlement under NAFTA.


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