March 2018

01
Mar
2018

Governing decarbonization: Conceptualizing and catalyzing political pathways

Dr Matthew Hoffmann

There is no longer a single focus or locus of global climate action. In this talk, I discuss a way to conceive of the multilevel governance challenge and politics of decarbonization and an empirical strategy for exploring how a diverse range of decarbonization initiatives can catalyze transformation.

World from space

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13
Mar
2018

When is industry rule-making responsive? Some lessons from the Australian Telecommunications Sector

Karen Lee

Regulatory scholars and others have long maintained that industry rule-making that is ‘responsive’ to the ‘practices and norms’ of all interested parties is beneficial. They argue it permits the state to mobilise the talents and knowledge of stakeholders.

Satellite Dish

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21
Mar
2018

Masterclass: Gender Just Peace and Transitional Justice

Professor Annika Björkdahl

Transitions from war to peace hold potential to transform gender relations. This lecture/seminar will critically examine how transitional justice mechanisms may contribute to the building of a gender-just peace in societies emerging from violent conflicts.

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27
Mar
2018

The Conceptualisation and measurment of reintegration of children affected by armed conflict

Luke Bearup and Ibi Losoncz

The three pillars in conflict reconstruction are Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR). This project critically examines the current approaches to evaluating the reintegration of children affected by armed conflict. These tend to be technocratic, psychological, or individualistic in emphasis. This contrasts with the growing recognition, within the literature, of the central role of approval and acceptance at the local level.

Aftermath of fighting

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