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Human Rights Council ceiling (UN: Miguel Barceló)

Hilary Charlesworth and Emma Larking discuss their new book on Allegra

30 March 2015

Hilary Charlesworth and Emma Larking have a ‘virtual conversation’ on Allegra.

UN Ceiling by Miquel Barceló - Room XX (detail). Image- United Nations

Regarding Rights blog - When corruption violates human rights: the right to food in Kenya

30 March 2015

In this Regarding Rights blog post, Ibolya Losoncz of RegNet, ANU &


Howard Bamsey on Australia and climate change negotiations: at the table, or on the menu?

26 March 2015

In this Lowy Institute paper, RegNet Adjunct Professor and former Special Envoy on Climate Change, Howard Bamsey writing with Kath Rowley, argues that not paying proper attention to the current int

Kyla Tienhaara on why current TPP safeguards won't protect us from ISDS

26 March 2015

If Australia wants to be safeguarded from investor-state dispute settlements it must reject their presence in the TPP entirely

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Applications of responsive regulatory theory in Australia and overseas: update

25 March 2015

The latest RegNet Occasional Paper provides  an  expanded  set  of  examples  of  responsive regulation applications or aspects of responsive thinking, both in Australia and overseas.

Glenn Withers

Glenn Withers to take on role as academic advisor to Global Voices

24 March 2015

RegNet visitor Professor Glenn Withers will take up the role of academic advisor to Global Voices, a not-for-profit organisation which provides young Australians with the opportunity to engage with

UN Human Rights Council ceiling (Image: Jean-Marc Ferré, Allegra Laboratory)

Regarding Rights blog - Australia’s response to international criticism of asylum seeker detention

19 March 2015

Cynthia Banham from the Centre for International Governance and Justice, RegNet, ANU, writes about Prime Minister Abbott’s reaction to a report prepared for submission to the UN Hman Rights Council.

Image by Rusty Stewart (Flickr).

Jon Altman on why proposals to change Indigenous Work for the Dole will fail

18 March 2015

Jon Altman writes on the government’s proposed changes to Indigenous Work for the Doll programs in the most recent edition of the St Vincent de Paul Society’s The Record.  He argues that the move i

Matching treatment settings, interventions and services to individual critical for their return to society.

Clarke Jones on why terrorist intervention must be tailored

18 March 2015

Over the past year, Australia – like many other countries around the world – has been confronted with a range of supposedly radicalised individuals.

Sharon Friel

Sharon Friel on human rights and law

17 March 2015

RegNet Director Sharon Friel gave a keynote lecture at the World Public Health Congress in Kolkata, India on 15 February titled 'Human rights and law - tools for sustainable development'. 


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