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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.

Clarke Jones on the road to radicalisation

03 July 2015

Clarke Jones takes a look at the process of radicalisation.

 Uni of Melb_Image source: Chris Samuel (Flickr)

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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Abbott's language harming anti-radicalisation

01 July 2015

Clarke Jones has featured in an article in the Canberra Times on how Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s ‘divisive’ language is undermining community engagement work.

Seattle_Image source:Howard Ignatius (Flickr)

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.


Kyla Tienhaara on the real costs of ISDS

26 June 2015

In this ABC Breakfast radio report, Kyla Tienhaara discusses the real costs of investor state dispute settlement (ISDS) for countries like Austra

airport_image source: Hernán Piñera

Your citizenship is important to us

25 June 2015

Suzanne Akila on what citizens can expect from your government while travelling overseas. on flickr

A nation's health divided

25 June 2015

Sharon Friel and Fran Baum, co-directors of the National Health and Medical Research Council’s Centre of Research Excellence in the Social Determinants of Health have published an article on Croakey discussing a new report from the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS), titled ‘Inequality in Australia: A nation divided’.


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