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Workshop on aspirational rituals: promises and utopias in human rights

09 July 2015

The Centre for International Governance and Justice will hold a workshop on the interlinked concepts of utopia and promise in human rights, examining how ideas of unrealised potential and possibili

Regarding Rights blog - Virginia Bras-Gomes

03 July 2015

The 55th session of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights considers the reports of Kyrgyzstan, Venezuela, Mongolia, Thailand, Ireland, Chile and Uganda.

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Two RegNet scholars selected for ARC Laureate mentoring scheme

01 July 2015

Gemma Carey and Cynthia Banham have been selected to take part in the ARC Kathleen Fitzpatrick Laureate Fellowship mentoring scheme.

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RegNet scholars in Seattle

01 July 2015

A group of RegNet scholars descended on Seattle for the 2015 Law and Society Association conference in late May.


RegNet scholars draw Gender Institute support

29 June 2015

Two RegNet propelled projects have drawn funding in the recent round of Gender Institute grants.

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RegNet Research Paper Series Vol. 3 No. 5

24 June 2015

New research from RegNet

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Clarke Jones on the death of key ISIL fighters

23 June 2015

In this Lateline interview, Clarke Jones discusses the potential impact of the deaths of key ISIL terrorists, Khaled Sharrouf and Mohamed Elomar.

Gemma Carey on creating and implementing public policy

22 June 2015

Whether working in the community sector, research, advocacy or perhaps even government, individuals want to know how to get heard and how to have an impact on policy.

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Lopsided China-Australia Free Trade Agreement

22 June 2015

In this Sydney Morning Herald opinion piece, Kyla Tienhaara and University of Toronto’s Gus Van Harten ask why the government has signed a treaty before completing the treaty negotiations.

Regarding Rights blog - Jacinta Mulders

19 June 2015

OHCHR reports provide a more realistic account of rights violations, providing a more effective base for suggesting reforms.


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