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Philippines project collaborative research grant applications open

30 November 2016

The Philippines project, a collaborative initiative of the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, provides small research grants for approximately three to four research pro

Professor Mina Roces elected to Australian Academy of the Humanities

30 November 2016

Congratulations to Philippines project advisory board member Professor Mina Roces for her election to the Australian Academy of the Humanities as a fellow in November 2016.

The politics of food

24 November 2016

Who influences what we eat? Are we responsible for the food we put in our mouths? What power do children exert over their parents’ spending habits?


RegNet Director takes out VC award

24 November 2016

Congratulations to RegNet Director, Sharon Friel who is one of the winners of the Vice-Chancellor’s award for public policy and outreach excellence in 2016.

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Understanding terrorism through restorative justice

23 November 2016

In this new blog on War•Crime•Regulation, John and Val Braithwaite visit Milan to attend a dialogue between convicted Italian terrorists of the 1970s from organisations such as the Red Brigades, and the families of victims.


Why China and Europe should form the world’s most powerful ‘climate bloc’

23 November 2016

It seems almost certain that US President-elect Donald Trump will walk away from the Paris climate agreement next year. In the absence of US leadership, the question is: who will step up?


Emma Larking guest speaker at conference on legal responses to forced mass migration

23 November 2016

Other invited speakers included the EU’s Commissioner for Justice, Consumer and Gender Equality, Věra Jurová, Judge of the Constitutional Court of the Czech Republic, Katerina Simácková, and Petr Kostohryz, from the Norwegian Refugee Council.


Comparative country studies on health system responses to population ageing and noncommunicable diseases in Asia

22 November 2016

Honorary RegNet Professor, Judith Healy has coauthored a new report for the Asia Pacific Observatory on Health Systems and Policies on health system responses to population ageing and noncommunicable diseases in Asia.


ANU experts examine Constitutional Recognition

22 November 2016

While the issue of constitutional recognition for Indigenous Australians is gaining more political attention, there is little understanding on how constitutional reform might successfully Close the Gap.


Why won’t Australia ratify an international deal to cut mercury pollution?

18 November 2016

While the Australian government congratulates itself on ratifying the Paris Agreement on climate change, it is dragging its feet on a less well known, but very important, international treaty on air pollution.


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