Past events

07
Jun
2018

How can public health authorities reconcile their regulatory and catalyst roles in creating healthier food environments?

Dr Chantal Blouin

Dr Chantal Blouin is an international expert on health governance, especially for NCDs, and was a panel member of the Lancet – University of Oslo Commission on Global Governance for Health. Her...

31
May
2018

Organised Crime Research Forum 2018

Various

The Australian Institute of Criminology has once again teamed up with the Australian National University to host the 2018 Organised Crime Research Forum on 31 May – 1 June. The primary purpose of the...

29
May
2018

Greening the EBRD through its Accountability Mechanism?

Associate Professor Susan Park, University of Sydney

Emerging from the rubble of the Cold War, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) was, until 2016, the newest of the big Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs). It was also one...

Bank towers
25
May
2018

Upstreamers & downstreamers: Promoting investment in First Peoples through the creation of exclusive rights

Virginia Marshall

Join Dr Virginia Marshall, the ANU inaugural Indigenous Post-Doctoral Fellow for the ANU Reconciliation Week Lecture, _‘Upstreamers...

25
May
2018

Dancing across the disciplinary silos

Ryan Wong and Deb Cleland

Interdisciplinarity is a practice - it takes practice. At the AMICIE forum, we invite you to co-design an interdisciplinary conference with us. We have fun exercises for practising your...

25
May
2018

Philippines Update 2018: Contesting the Philippines

Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno, Secretary, Department of Budget and Management, Philippines Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. A. Sereno, Supreme Court of the Philippines

Theme 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...

22
May
2018

Re-imagining the Rule of Law

Martin Krygier

The rule of law is a concept at once too important to ignore, and too confused and confusing to guide. It needs and deserves re-imagining. Moreover, if we are to understand its character conditions...

03
May
2018

Encounters between Strangers. Law and Jewish Identity

Mareike Riedel

Jewish practices have come increasingly under legal and political pressure across several countries of the West. Iceland is currently debating a ban on male circumcision and in 2017, the Belgian...

Father and Son
01
May
2018

Cascades of Violence

John Braithwaite and Bina D’Costa

War and crime are cascade phenomena. War cascades across space and time to more war; crime to more crime; crime cascades to war; and war to crime. As a result, war and crime become complex phenomena...

Barbed wire fence
24
Apr
2018

How will shale gas development in Mexico be smart regulated?

José Alberto Hernández Ibarzábal

This work in progress article identifies the conditions under which shale gas development in Mexico can, or cannot, be smart regulated. On 2 March 2018 Round 3.3 for Conventional and Unconventional...

Lands from above
19
Apr
2018

China: Powerhouse and Resistor of Restorative Justice Reform

Yan Zhang

In this research, I am looking into a series of restorative justice (RJ) reforms promoted by Chinese government within the last decade. Specifically, as it investigates both the restorative programs...

17
Apr
2018

To what extent do policies in Australia consider the social determinants of health and health equity?

Fran Baum

This presentation will draw on findings from two ARC Discovery projects which have examined the extent to which Australian public policies incorporate consideration of the social determinants of...

Stethoscope
13
Apr
2018

In pursuit of progress: Narratives of development on a Philippine island

Dr Hannah Bulloch

### _In Pursuit of Progress: Narratives of Development on a Philippine Island_ #### By Hannah Bulloch, published by University of Hawaii Press The idea of development has been scrutinised as a...

12
Apr
2018

Is International Law International?

Dr Anthea Roberts (RegNet) James Larson, Chief Legal Officer (DFAT) David Olson, King & Wood Mallesons (CPC)

Challenging the myth of international law’s universality, this award winning book is a must read in today’s world of changing geopolitical power. #### About Is International Law International...

10
Apr
2018

A failed revolution: how bureaucrats fight and dance with the silos

Ryan Wong

The UN Sustainable Development Goals agenda has passionately pushed for more policy integration. For as long as bureaucracy has existed, ministerial silos have been preventing integration across...

Business man
06
Apr
2018

Walls between States

Marie-Eve Loiselle

Walls have been used for centuries as a form of protection against a variety of threats, real or perceived. They have been built to defend against thefts, invasions and threats to cultural identity...

Black and white wall
28
Mar
2018

Innovations in development cooperation: Lessons from the Coalitions for Change Program in the Philippines

Prof Paul Hutchcroft

Established in 2012, the Coalitions for Change (CfC) program is the centrepiece of the Manila partnership between the Australian aid program and The Asia Foundation. As it has evolved, CfC has sought...

28
Mar
2018

How can Myanmar regulate its fiscal and monetary corruption?

Naing Ko Ko

Today, corruption in Myanmar is not only a major problem for the country’s economic and political reforms, but also a threat to the country’s national security and economic development. It can be...

Myanmar Parliament
27
Mar
2018

The reintegration of children affected by armed conflict: Conceptualisation and measurement

Luke Bearup and Ibi Losoncz

Disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) constitute the United Nations’ (UNs) standardised approach to post-conflict peace-keeping. The long-term consolidation of peace, however,...

Aftermath of fighting
22
Mar
2018

Redress and the ethics of the international: Legalities, histories, geographies

Various

_**Please note: Places are limited.**_ In the wake of genocide and mass harm, international criminal justice offers a global ideal of justice. But what does this mean? International justice is...

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