Past events

03
Nov
2015

Climate, energy & the environment research cluster snapshot

Kyla Tienhaara and Jeroen van der Heijden

In this climate, energy...

Graphic of windmill generators and people under a hot sun with dwindling water
29
Oct
2015

Mount Stromlo 29 October 2015 Writing Retreat

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The Centre for International Governance and Justice is holding its one day writing retreat at the Mount Stromlo Observatory on Thursday 29 October, 9am to 5pm. The retreat is open to all RegNet...

Still life image of mug, note pad and pen.
27
Oct
2015

Driving straight toward a cliff?: preliminary thoughts on artificial intelligence, AI risks and related regulatory issues

Gary Lea

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is once again bubbling up through public consciousness. After the false dawns of the Fifties and the Eighties, the very real possibility of Artificial General...

Robot at Camden Lock Market
21
Oct
2015

Reflections on the work of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Ms Michelle Jarvis

In 1993, the United Nations Security Council established the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in a bold new step towards ending impunity for conflict-related...

Smashed bust of Tito found in garbage dump, Novi Sad, Serbia
21
Oct
2015

Workshop: the benefits of science communication for ECRs

Gemma Carey & Inger Mewburn

Recently, the old slogan ‘publish or perish’ has been joined by ‘be visible or vanish’. The demand for academics to demonstrate their relevance and impact both inside and outside the academe is ever...

Colourful silhouette of two heads with noodles connecting their brains
20
Oct
2015

Working with policymakers: environmental regulation and urban sustainability

Neil Gunningham and Jeroen van der Heijden

In this Engagement Workshop, Neil Gunningham and Jeroen van de Heijden speak of their experiences in policy development. Neil will reflect on working with the Victorian environmental regulator...

Colourful reflection on water
15
Oct
2015

Making change happen: what we can learn from different disciplines and professions and what it means for measuring research impact

Gabriele Bammer and Michael Wesley

On October 6, Professor Gabriele Bammer from the Research School of Population Health at the ANU will launch her book, _[Change! Combining Analytic Approaches with Street Wisdom](http://press.anu.edu...

'Change: combining analytic approaches with street wisdom' book cover
15
Oct
2015

ICL as rhetoric? Exploring new research directions

Keynotes: Kamari Clarke, Darryl Robinson and Gerry Simpson

The Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ), Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is pleased to announce a 'Festival of International Law' in October. This two day workshop is...

Abstract image of arrows pointing in different directions
14
Oct
2015

Kamari Clarke masterclass: Studying how law travels in multi-sited transnational spaces

Assoc. Prof. Kamari Clarke

The Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ), Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is pleased to announce a 'Festival of International Law' in October. This masterclass is one...

globe with streaks like jet trails around it
13
Oct
2015

Darryl Robinson masterclass: What is the underlying theory of crimes against humanity?

Assoc. Prof. Darryl Robinson

The Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ), Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is pleased to announce a 'Festival of International Law' in October. This masterclass is one...

Abstract image 'The Girls Web' by Charis Tsevis on Flickr
13
Oct
2015

Introducing AISH: Intervention, radicalisation and countering violent extremism in Australia

Clarke Jones

On June 26, nearly 100 people were killed and many more were injured after three terrorist attacks overseas unfolded within hours of each other. Targets included Shi'a worshippers at the Imam Sadiq...

Sign announcing "Counter Terrorism Response Level: Heightened" at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
08
Oct
2015

In the room with the policymakers: engaging with immigration, refugee and asylum policy

Peter Hughes

Australia's immigration intakes are running, at, or near, all-time highs. Yet immigration, refugee and asylum policies are constantly in the news and have been a highly contested area of public...

City to Surf runners
07
Oct
2015

The role of international law in the relationship between Israel and Palestine

Orna Ben-Naftali and Ardi Imseis

The Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ), Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is pleased to announce a ‘Festival of International Law’ in October. This seminar is one of...

Rubik's cube puzzle with Banksy's street art of the dove of peace wearing a flak jacket with a target superimposed on it
06
Oct
2015

Festival of international law film screening: the law in these parts

Professor Orna Ben-Naftali and Ardi Imseis

The Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ), Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is pleased to announce a ‘Festival of International Law’ in October. This film screening is one...

The Law In These Parts publicity image
06
Oct
2015

Ben-Naftali/Imseis masterclass: international law in the case of the Israel/Palestine conflict

Orna Ben-Naftali and Ardi Imseis

The Centre for International Governance and Justice (CIGJ), Regulatory Institutions Network (RegNet) is pleased to announce a ‘Festival of International Law’ in October. This masterclass is one of...

Rubik's cube puzzle with Banksy's street art of the dove of peace wearing a flak jacket with a target superimposed on it
06
Oct
2015

Elections and trust

Therese Pearce Laanela

Elections underpin our societal commitment to manage political change inclusively and peacefully. If an electoral process is discredited, the loss of citizen trust may be so great that the results...

Elections 2014, 7 May 2014: Long queues outside a polling station in Alexandra, next to Malboro in Gauteng Province, South Africa
01
Oct
2015

Regulatory crises: regulatory encounters with disaster

Bridget Hutter

This presentation will take disasters as a context for examining questions about risk regulation. It introduces the notion of a regulatory crisis and considers how risk events can also become ‘...

Christchurch earthquake building collapse
01
Oct
2015

Mount Stromlo 1 October 2015 Writing Retreat

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The Centre for International Governance and Justice is holding its one day writing retreat at the Mount Stromlo Observatory on Thursday 1 October, 9am to 5pm. The retreat is open to all RegNet PhD...

Still life image of mug, note pad and pen.
30
Sep
2015

Human Rights Reading Group October 2015

Michelle Burgis-Kasthala

Due to a very full schedule of events in October, the October session of the Human Rights Reading Group will take place two weeks earlier on Wednesday 30 September. Time and location remain the same...

29
Sep
2015

Understanding agenda-setting in health and environmental policy

Phillip Baker and Kyla Tienhaara

Why do some health and environmental initiatives succeed or fail in attracting political priority? This presentation will engage with theory as well as empirical cases of actual agenda-setting...

Dumping site at El Fasher Hospital, North Darfur. Most of the medical waste is dumped in an area that later is managed.

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