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Torture After 9.11: The Asia-Pacific Context Workshop

10 June 2015

Invitation to submit abstracts to present at the Torture After 9.11: The Asia-Pacific Context Workshop

Regarding Rights blog - Róisín Burke

10 June 2015

Leaked internal UN report emphasizes the continued failings of the UN and deploying states to address sexual abuse effectively and to address impunity.

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Peter Hughes on subsidising foreign investment with visas

03 June 2015

Visas which give wealthy business people and investors a pathway to permanent residence and Australian citizenship through various forms of investment have been around for many years.

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RegNet PhD on sex, sexuality and the state

03 June 2015

RegNet PhD and Roland Wilson scholar, Suzanne Akila will present at Harvard University’s Institute for Global Law and Policy conference in early June.


Countering the jihadist narrative

26 May 2015

In this Lateline interview, Clarke Jones discusses how we can counter violent extremism.

Ian Chubb

“Who would want to live in a world made up entirely of scientists?"

26 May 2015

Reporting on a recent RegNet supported workshop where Australia’s Chief Scientist Professor Ian Chubb outlined the key priorities for research and funding, Jacqui Hoepner discusses the long-ter

Regarding Rights blog - Matt Canfield

22 May 2015

“Wins” and “losses” as multi-stakeholder processes transform the form and exercise of global power

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

Regarding Rights: Mourning the deaths of ‘the painter and the pastor’

11 May 2015

Yvette Selim writes about the deaths of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.

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Clarke Jones on why Harun Causevic should get bail

11 May 2015

Softer solutions to terrorism may be able to counter some of the ripple effects caused by putting young people accused of terrorism offences straight into prison.

Megan Davis

RegNet graduate chairs UN forum

05 May 2015

Appointment is the fulfillment of a lifelong dream for PhD graduate Dr Megan Davis.


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