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28
Aug
2018

The influence and consequences of ‘securitizing’ pandemic prevention and response in Australia (Mid Term Review)

Tim Vines

Public health emergencies, including natural and man-made pandemics, represent a significant threat to human prosperity and wellbeing. Aware of this risk, law-makers involved in the development of...

23
Aug
2018

The Great Unhinging: The Erosion of Rule of Law in the Philippines

Marites Vitug

Under President Duterte, the rule of law is fast eroding, as the three pillars of his strongman rule show. First is his centerpiece program, the war on drugs, the rock on which his strongman rule...

21
Aug
2018

The role of Geographic Information Services (GIS) in governance and regulation and CartoGIS Services supporting research and education

Kay Dancey and Sandy Potter

Around the globe, governments are recognising the value of spatial data. Many have made considerable investments in spatial data infrastructure. They are spatially enabled in that they organise and...

14
Aug
2018

Criminal Justice and Regulation Revisited: Essays in Honour of Peter Grabosky

Russell Brewer, Lennon Chang, John Braithwaite, Rod Broadhurst

This edited volume celebrates the significant contributions of Peter Grabosky to the field of Criminology, and in particular, his work developing and adapting regulatory theory to the study of...

08
Aug
2018

Just Interests: Victims, Citizens and the Potential for Justice

Robyn Holder

The idea of justice and the reality of justice are two very different things. Just Interests examines bothconcepts, offering accounts from lay people and legal officials to explore how the goals and...

27
Jul
2018

Declining Food Security in a Philippine Oil Palm Frontier: The Changing Role of Cooperatives

Dr Wolfram Dressler

Agricultural cooperatives’ long-held redistributive function- one of moral economy and poverty alleviation- has changed dramatically as they emerge as core brokers for agro-industrial development in...

26
Jul
2018

Codification and Creation of Community & Customary Laws in the South Pacific and Beyond

Various

Many communities across the Pacific islands region write down their own ‘customary’ or ‘local’ rules and regulations in the form of what are called customary or community laws, by-laws, constitutions...

ANU Codification Conference 2018
24
Jul
2018

Papua New Guinea’s Review of the Organic Law on National and Local Level Government Elections

Dr. Eric Kwa

#### Papua New Guinea’s Review of the Organic Law on National and Local Level Government Elections and Related Electoral Laws, Processes and Systems by the Papua New Guinea Constitutional and Law...

17
Jul
2018

Sharing breastmilk in Australia: economies of defiance? (Mid Term Review)

Libby Salmon

The ways in which infants are fed are public health and human rights issues. When a mother cannot provide her own breastmilk, international health authorities recommend ‘breast milk from a healthy...

12
Jul
2018

Cosmopolitan Pluralism, Authoritarian Nationalism, and the Future of Liberal Governance

Paul Schiff Berman, Professor of Law, The George Washington University Law School

In this era of populist revolt around the world, we need a full-throated defense of cosmopolitan pluralism: a scheme of governance that recognizes the importance of inter-locking networks of...

Paul Schiff Berman, The George Washington University Law School
22
Jun
2018

A Certain Light: A Memoir of Family, Loss and Hope

Cynthia Banham

Cynthia Banham will discuss her recent family memoir, A Certain Light, which she wrote after completing her PhD at RegNet. It tells the difficult stories of survival of three generations of her...

19
Jun
2018

Rethinking Regulation: Lawyer Regulation in the South Pacific Region (Thesis Proposal Review)

David Naylor

The past two decades have seen significant changes in the demographics of the profession and the nature of legal practice in the Pacific region. Lawyers play a central role in the enforcement of...

12
Jun
2018

Health Equity as a Governance Challenge (Mid Term Review)

Sora Lee

Due to the fact that complexities of the social, political, economic and environmental factors that influence health and inequities in health and that most of these determinants lie outside of the...

08
Jun
2018

Conversations on the use of Restorative Practices in Human Services – some international perspectives

Professor Jennifer Llewellyn and Emeritus Professor Gale Burford

At this Workshop, Jennifer and Gale will provide some starting thoughts for a rich conversation about how commitment to restorative practices could build relationships based on trust and meaningful...

07
Jun
2018

Restorative inquiries and hope: learning and healing in universities, deaths in custody and institutional settings

Professor Jennifer Llewellyn

Drawing on Jennifer’s experiences, including: • the Dalhousie University Dental School Restorative Justice process responding to Facebook based sexual harassment of female students by male...

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...

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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...

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