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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.

female volleyballer

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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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.

Za'atari refugee camp, Jordan

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.

Image by MichaelGaida from Pixabay

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.

Liz Bluff in Safe Work Australia virtual seminar

07 September 2015

RegNet’s Liz Bluff to take part in Safe Work Australia virtual seminar.


Two RegNet scholarships now open

02 September 2015

Two scholarship schemes for students considering beginning a PhD with RegNet are now open for applications.

UN HR Council by Jean-Marc-Ferré

Regarding Rights blog - Mareike Riedel

28 August 2015

Neutral on the surface and designed to be “one law for all,” planning regulations in fact often disadvantage minority religions.

Wall covered in paper

New working paper series - rituals of human rights workshop

27 August 2015

This new working paper series is part of the ‘Strengthening the International Human Rights System: Rights, Regulation and Ritualism’ research project funded by the ARC’s Laureate Fellowship scheme.


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