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Welcome to the Gender Institute

ANU Gender Institute

ANU Gender Institute

The ANU Gender Institute is a cross-campus virtual institute providing a focus for existing activity on issues of gender and sexuality and a catalyst to develop and deepen them.

Report on gender access and equity at ANU RSAA

Report on gender access and equity at ANU RSAA

This RSAA Access and Equity Committee (RAEC) report presents research on gender equity in science institutions, a review of existing ANU policies and recommendations for improving gender equity.

Feminist ripostes to the responsibility to protect doctrine

Feminist ripostes to the responsibility to protect doctrine

In this lecture Dr Harris Rimmer considers recent work exploring the potential for for alignment between the Women Peace and Security Agenda and 'R2P' around the goal of accountability for sexual violence in conflict.

We are all made of stars: establishing equity and diversity within Australian astronomy

We are all made of stars: establishing equity and diversity within Australian astronomy

The 2014 Astronomical Society of Australia Women in Astronomy Workshop will be hosted at ANU in August. All are welcome, regardless of gender, background or seniority.

Body politics: Media, gender and leadership in Australia, Canada and New Zealand

Body politics: Media, gender and leadership in Australia, Canada and New Zealand

Are women prime ministers stalked by “lipstick watch” - persistent media interest in their hair, clothing, personal grooming practices and sexual allure? If so, what does it mean?

Framed? Julia Gillard and the gender wars

Framed? Julia Gillard and the gender wars

A public panel event on media representations of women in public life and the sexism that many believe contributed to the downfall of Australia's first woman Prime Minister.

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