Past events

15
Sep
2020

Webinar: Navigation practices in times of extended crisis: Preliminary findings from a comparative study

Professor Kathryn (Kate) Henne, Assistant Professor Kathleen (Katie) Pine

Across different parts of the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has led to breakdowns and shifts in the social and technical (“sociotechnical”) assemblages on which people rely for food, shelter, work,...

Digitization network image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay.jpg
08
Sep
2020

Webinar: Aboriginal savanna burning in Arnhem Land: Regulation, uncertainty, postcolonial possibility

Emeritus Professor Jon Altman

After a summer when much of south-east Australia burned dramatically there seems to be some growing awareness that carbon emissions mitigation alongside zero carbon energy generation and industry are...

Arnhem land image by C Steele via flikr
27
Aug
2020

Webinar Series: Governing Disruptions for Health Equity

Professor Sharon Friel, Dr Sandro Demaio, Professor Emily Lancsar, Dr Belinda Townsend

Drought, fire, storms, and a global pandemic have mobilised governments, industry and the community in ways that would not have been imagined previously. But how will the deep, persisting ‘public...

Photo by Jacek Dylag on Unsplash
17
Aug
2020

RegNet Graduate Certificate of Regulation and Governance student welcome

Professor Kathryn (Kate) Henne, Professor Veronica Taylor and David Snowden

RegNet School Director, [Professor Kathryn (Kate) Henne](http://regnet.anu.edu.au/our-people/academic/kathryn-henne#acton-tabs-link--qt-user_profile_qtab-ui-tabs1); RegNet CREGO Convenor, [Professor...

Image: RegNet, Coombs Extension Building, ANU
06
Aug
2020

Webinar: COVID-19 and Climate Change - International relations

Hon. Professor Howard Bamsey, Professor Meg Keen

**This event featuring RegNet's Honorary Professor Howard Bamsey is organised by the [ANU Energy Change](https://energy.anu.edu.au/)/[ANU Climate Change Institute](https://climate.anu.edu.au/) and is...

Globe surrounded by virus - Image: ANU Climate Institute image (purchased)
04
Aug
2020

Webinar: Reducing emissions on the land: incentives and regulation

Dr Christian Downie, Honorary Professor Howard Bamsey, Shayleen Thompson

Join Howard Bamsey and Christian Downie from the School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet) at a live panel discussion with Shayleen Thompson, Executive General Manager, the Clean Energy...

Sprout image by Stanislav Kondratiev on Unsplash
30
Jul
2020

RegNet MCJRE Student Welcome Event

Professor Kathryn (Kate) Henne, Dr Imelda Deinla, Professor Veronica Taylor

RegNet School Director, [Professor Kathryn (Kate) Henne](http://regnet.anu.edu.au/our-people/academic/kathryn-henne#acton-tabs-link--qt-user_profile_qtab-ui-tabs1); RegNet MCJRE Convenor, [Dr Imelda...

Coombs Extension Building
28
Jul
2020

Webinar: Different soil, same story: Black Lives Matter

Dr Virginia Marshall

The global movement, Black Lives Matter (BLM), has transcended the discrete and localised protests in their home base. The tipping point for BLM and the world was the premature death and alleged...

14
Jul
2020

Webinar: Regulatory governance for population nutrition

Dr Yandisa Ngqangashe

In an effort to curb the non-communicable diseases epidemic, many governments globally have introduced food regulatory policies, including nutrition labelling, restrictions on marketing, taxation,...

Image by Gábor Adonyi from Pixabay
30
Jun
2020

Webinar: Technology neutrality and green industrial policy: Odd couple or unholy marriage?

Dr Emma Aisbett

Technology Neutrality is a popular and widely used policy principle, but not without its critics. Green Industrial Policy is increasingly being seen as an important component of approaches to meeting...

plantafterfire_Image by Jack Skipworth (Flickr)
16
Jun
2020

Webinar: Finding agency and action in a time of ecological crisis

Tim Hollo, Kirsty Anantharajah, Kyle Levier, Dr Ibolya Losoncz

What would it look like if climate activism acknowledged that our existing democratic norms and institutions will not deliver the scale and pace of change necessary, and are also fundamentally ill-...

Bushfire image by Elizabeth Donoghue_source Flikr
02
Jun
2020

Strategic frames, unusual bedfellows and forum shopping: Insights into the barriers to and strategies for advancing a health equity agenda from social, trade and welfare policy analysis

Dr Belinda Townsend, Sandro Demaio, Professor Sharon Friel

How do policy actors advance prioritisation for health and health equity in policy domains outside the traditional health sector? What are the barriers to advancing health equity agenda and how do...

medicine-Image by Pexels from Pixabay
29
May
2020

National Reconciliation Week - In this together

Professor Ian Anderson AO, Azure Hermes, Dr Virginia Marshall

National Reconciliation Week is a time for the ANU Community to learn about and celebrate our shared histories, cultures, and achievements, and to explore how each of us can contribute to achieving...

19
May
2020

Webinar: Governing cross-border clean technology dissemination: Three scenarios

Dr Wenting Cheng

Promoting cross-border clean technology transfer has been a salient issue for mitigating and adapting to climate change. However, if these technologies are behind the paywall of patents, patent...

Wind Energy_image by Tony Webster_from Flikr
05
May
2020

Webinar: Compassion, justice and the law in the time of the COVID-19 crisis: Powerlessness and injustice inside jail and prison facilities

Dr Imelda Deinla, Dr Raymund E. Narag

The worldwide explosion of COVID-19 has highlighted the way law could – or could not -respond speedily to the demands of crises. The unprecedented impact of the pandemic has galvanised core human...

the matrix_image by Mitchell Haindfield_Flikr
17
Apr
2020

Webinar: Corona-induced tension between regulations and actions

Imelda Deinla, Fellow in the School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet)

Regulations are generally rigid and complex. At times, however, policymakers are faced with a situation where they have to make very quick decisions and follow with rapid actions. The corona crisis...

Image: leo2014 from Pixabay under Pixabay License
16
Apr
2020

A political ecology of New Zealand dairying as foodgetting

Associate Professor Peter Andrée

### UPDATE - The Australian National University has decided to cancel public events and social gatherings to minimise the risk of the transmission of COVID-19 among our community and more widely. As...

NZ dairy cow_Image 20120526-_DSC3922 by Xu Wang from flikr
31
Mar
2020

Governing cross-border clean technology dissemination: Three scenarios

Wenting Cheng

Promoting cross-border clean technology transfer has been a salient issue for mitigating and adapting to climate change. However, if these technologies are behind the paywall of patents, patent...

24
Mar
2020

Reviewing Australia's environment laws after the fires

Tim Hollo, Dr Virginia Marshall, Dr Helen Taylor

The Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Act has, throughout its history, facilitated developments as the expense of ecologies across the continent, enabling...

The Sun and the Sydney Fires_image by Alex Proimos_from www.flikr.com
17
Mar
2020

Finding agency and action in a time of ecological crisis

Ibolya (Ibi) Losoncz, Kirsty Anantharajah, Tim Hollo, Kyle Levier

What would it look like if climate activism acknowledged that our existing democratic norms and institutions will not deliver the scale and pace of change necessary, and are also fundamentally ill-...

Bushfire image by Elizabeth Donoghue_source Flikr

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