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Normative Esperanto? Proposed Indicatorisation of the Right to Development in the UN

14 December 2015

Concepts developed with particular meanings in a non-human rights context can enter into a dedicated human rights domain, with particular consequences.

Climate change and human rights: beneficial links?

04 December 2015

The promises of increased effectiveness, inclusivity and fairness in a human rights based approach response to climate change is questioned.

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Where to now?

03 December 2015

What role will India play in the climate negotiations?

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FactCheck Q&A: have any refugees who came to Australia gone on to be terrorists?

30 November 2015

Clarke Jones fact-checks the claim that no refugees who have come to Australia has gone on to become terrorists, made on Q&A, broadcast Mondays on the

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Charlesworth and Chinkin re-examine the boundaries of international law

26 November 2015

Charlesworth and Chinkin revisit their ground-breaking feminist analysis of international law.

Image: Walt Jabsco (Flickr)

Brave new world

24 November 2015

“You’ve got lawyers, political scientists, philosophers and anthropologists, and I think you need that breadth of expertise to come to grips with something as complicated as ‘why torture?’

Image: rick (Flickr)

Modelling shows Australia could become food insecure

24 November 2015

Modelling suggests that we will become less food secure, with a substantially reduced capacity to export and that some of the foods which we take for granted, we will have to import in the future.

Image source:tanakawho (Flickr)

Addressing the underlying causes of extremism

24 November 2015

Clarke Jones, Co-Director of the Australian Intervention and Support Hub (AISH) was interviewed by Genevieve Jacobs on 23 November.

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Finance for developing countries will help Australia in climate talks

20 November 2015

For those who have been impatient to see the Turnbull government change position on climate change, the successful Australian campaign to return to the chair of the Board of the Green Climate Fund

Political participation: where are women with disabilities?

19 November 2015

There are no official statistics on the political participation of women with disabilities.

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