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Playing Jenga with Myanmar’s rule of law

01 October 2015

How ideas of justice and law are being morphed by intermediaries.

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Hilary Charlesworth interviewed on feminist theory in IL by EJIL

30 September 2015

Hilary Charlesworth is interviewed by Joseph Weiler, Editor-in-Chief of the European Journal of International Law.

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CIGJ new working paper series

30 September 2015

CIGJ presents new working papers related to the ‘Strengthening the International Human Rights System: Rights, Regulation and Ritualism’ ARC project.

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Did Abbott really stop the boats?

25 September 2015

A new analysis on whether the Abbott government’s measures ‘stopped the boats’ by RegNet Visiting Fellow Peter Hughes and former Immigration Department Secretary John Menadue has been quoted in the Sydney Morning Herald today. The analysis argues that it was measures implemented under the Rudd government and not the Abbott government which turned the tide on boat arrivals.

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Regarding Rights blog - Fleur Adcock

25 September 2015

Calls for an international mechanism to monitor implementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples are growing louder.

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Radicalisation awareness kit: schools warned not to ‘jump to conclusions’

24 September 2015

Clarke Jones in The Guardian warns against mistaking ‘ordinary teenage defiance’ for a national security threat.

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ICL as rhetoric? Exploring new research directions

23 September 2015

New research directions in international criminal law

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The role of international law in the relationship between Israel and Palestine

23 September 2015

Presentations by Prof Orna Ben-Naftali and Ardi Imseis and film screening.

Sharon Friel elected a Social Science Fellow

17 September 2015

RegNet Director, Professor Sharon Friel, has been recognised by the Academy of Social Sciences and elected as a Social Science Fellow.

Canberra Conference on Earth System Governance

15 September 2015

The draft program for the Canberra Conference on Earth System Governance is now available on the conference website.

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