Emeritus Professor Jon Altman argues in an opinion piece published in Crikey on March 11 that the Prime Minister’s recent comments on indigenous Australians living in communities demonstrate no con
To mark its fourth anniversary and to celebrate International Women’s Day, The Gender Institute is hosting a public lecture, Erasing Women’s Differences? Global Essentialisms and Intersectionality
Force still trumps rights where counter-terrorism is concerned
Clarke Jones’ latest opinion piece in The Age (March 4) argues that Tony Abbott’s government has shown little understanding of the underlying causes of terrorism.Clarke notes, ‘the government’s inc
In this opinion piece published in the Canberra Times on February 27, Emma Larking argues that the government’s attacks against Gillian Triggs, the President of the Human Rights Commission have bac
Regarding Rights blog - Reproductive rights victory and challenges ahead in the Inter-American region02 March 2015
Ciara O’Connell from the University of Essex writes about recent developments in the Inter-American region.
A three day seminar/workshop entitled, Enhancing the Effectiveness and Capacity of the Shari’ah in the Bangsamoro and other Legal Reform Perspectives in Asia, was convened in Makati City,
RegNet alumnus Cynthia Banham writes about the politics surrounding David Hicks’s return in The Guardian in her article, ‘Civil society’s expectations have always been low in the matter o
Nathan Willis from Southern Cross University argues that it may be time to hold those responsible for corporate entities accountable for their companies’ actions abroad.
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