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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.


AAL Symposium Victoria: nurturing and protecting independent advisers and organs of government

14 September 2015

Hilary Charlesworth to present at AAL symposium on nurturing and protecting independant advisers and organs of government.

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Regarding Rights blog - Kate Henne

11 September 2015

Authorities have not yet abandoned deeply held gendered beliefs about what kind of women should be eligible to participate in elite sport

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Is the military approach the right approach in Syria?

11 September 2015

Clarke Jones on Sputnik Radio


Gemma Carey awarded Aileen Plant Medal

11 September 2015

RegNet scholar Gemma Carey has been awarded the Aileen Plant Medal for Contributions to Population Health at the 2015 Population Health Congress.


Getting ready to respond

10 September 2015

Asia and Pacific governments need to increase their preparedness both at the national level, and collectively, to understand the nature of any displacement and to have the capacity to respond.

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Designing a more generous Australian response to the Syrian crisis

09 September 2015

The Australian government announcement of 12,000 additional permanent places for Syrian refugees is a reasonable scale of response, if implemented the right way.


Bridging traditional divides?

09 September 2015

Published in The Green Agenda, this essay by Kyla Tienhaara, titled Resisting the law of greed, is based on a chapter in the forthcoming RegNet collection, Regulation, Institutions and

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Jon Altman on where indigenous funding is going

09 September 2015

Jon Altman on where indigenous funding is going in The Wire radio interview.


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