24
Jan
2018

Civil Society Hearing on Therapeutic Goods Amendment Bill

Katinka Day, Choice; Allan Asher, Access2; Ken Harvey, Monash University; Michael Moore, Public Heal

A civil society hearing on the Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Bill

Australian Parliament

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06
Feb
2018

Adventures in cybercrime and crypto-market research

Roderic Broadhurst, David Lord, Julian Slater

How easy is it to become a cybercrime victim? How safe and easy is it to purchase illicit products on the internet? The ANU Cybercrime Observatory will tackle these questions and discuss their recent work on email scams and darknet crypto-markets. The panel will discuss feasible options for combating crypto-markets and other on-line market forms.

Woman with cyber images all around her

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15
Feb
2018

Development in the Philippines: Ambisyon Natin 2040 & the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program

Desiree Joy Narvaez & Christopher Cabuay

Double billed Philippine Forum Series Event with NEDA Policy Advisor Desiree Joy Narvaez and ANU PhD Candidate Christopher Cabuay.

Desiree will speak on Ambisyon Natin 2040. Chris will speak on the efficacy of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program

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20
Feb
2018

Refugees and the labour market: Institutional dynamics in comparative perspective

Adele Garnier

Across industrialised countries, refugees’ labour market participation remains low. This seminar will explore the relevance of the local policy environment, and of non-governmental organisations in providing labour market support. It will compare the experiences of refugees in the province of Quebec in Canada and in Brussels, Belgium.

Refugees walking

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22
Feb
2018

Managing the practice of writing

Terry Halliday

Writing is central to the academic vocation. It is also one of the most difficult elements of our work. How do we manage it? This session uses one scholar’s practices as a springboard for a roundtable discussion on what works, why and how. This event is designed for PhD students and early career researchers.

Word idea cut out in book

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27
Feb
2018

Global lawmakers: International organisations in the crafting of world markets

Terence C. Halliday

Globalisation of law and markets has become highly controversial. Terence Halliday’s new book Global Lawmakers reveals how the United Nations makes commercial law for the world, and who comes out ahead. Terence will launch the book at this in conversation event alongside several experts in the field.

World

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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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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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25
May
2018

Philippines Update 2018: Contesting the Philippines

Secretary Benjamin E.

As the Duterte administration marks its two-year anniversary, the Philippines is undergoing a series of internal and external shocks that go to the heart of its constitution and its legal and social policy contract with its citizens.

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