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Building women’s livelihoods: an evidence-based theory of change

Professor Naila Kabeer, London School of Economics
5 April 2019 - 5:30pm

Trends in gender equality across the world suggest that there has been considerable progress on basic human capabilities of health and education that are conducive to women’s participation in the public domain.

In conversation with Natasha Stott Despoja

Natasha Stott Despoja AM; Lieutenant General David Lindsay Morrison AO
27 March 2019 - 6:00pm

Natasha Stott Despoja will be in conversation with David Morrison about Natasha's new book On Violence. Every two minutes, police are called to a family violence matter.

In conversation with Michelle Arrow

Dr Michelle Arrow; Dr Frank Bongiorno
7 March 2019 - 6:00pm

Michelle Arrow will be in conversation with Frank Bongiorno on her new book, The Seventies: The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia.

Women of Mathematics: a one-day meeting at the ANU

Dr Anita Liebenau, UNSW; Professor Sylvie Paycha, Universität Potsdam; Professor Cheryl Praeger AM FAA, University of Western Australia; Professor Jacquie Ramagge, University of Sydney; Professor Kate Smith-Miles, University of Melbourne; Professor Yvonne
27 February 2019 - 9:00am

The event will celebrate Women of Mathematics through a range of activities, including a networking lunch, a panel discussion, long (1 hour) and short (20 minutes) research talks, and an official opening (with cocktail reception) of the exhibit "Women of Mathematics" at ANU.

In conversation with Jane Caro

Jane Caro; Alex Sloan
18 February 2019 - 6:00pm

Award-winning writer and journalist, Jane Caro will be in conversation with Alex Sloan about Jane's new book, Accidental Feminists, which explores how one generation became feminists by accident.

Promoting empowerment through aid for trade

Dr Bambang Susantono; Dr Cyn-Young Park; Dr Shishir Priyadarshi
18 February 2019 - 4:30pm

International trade has been instrumental to rapid economic growth and poverty reduction in Asia and the Pacific, but its benefits are not always shared equitably amongst all segments of the economy. How can international trade promote inclusive growth and empowerment?

In conversation with Karen Viggers

Karen Viggers; Alex Sloan
14 February 2019 - 6:00pm

Karen Viggers will be in conversation with Alex Sloan about Karen's new novel, The Orchardist's Daughter, in which Karen returns to remote Tasmania, the setting of her most popular novel The Lightkeeper's Wife.

The effect of labour demand on women’s intra-household decision power: evidence from Indonesia

Sarah Xue Dong, Crawford School of Public Policy
12 February 2019 - 2:00pm

How does local labour demand affect Indonesian women's empowerment within their households?

Civil Society Roundtable on Women, Peace and Security

Ms Clare Hutchinson, NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security
11 February 2019 - 2:00pm

The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women, Peace and Security (WPS Coalition) is pleased to co-sponsor with the ANU Gender Institute a CIVIL SOCIETY ROUNDTABLE ON WOMEN, PEACE AND SECURITY with Ms Claire Hutchinson, the NATO Secretary General’s Spec

Doing lawyering differently and in a non-adversarial way to better respond to community

Dr Liz Curran
7 February 2019 - 12:00pm

This seminar and conversation will explore recent public inquiries in Australia and Dr Liz Curran’s research over the past six years suggesting a less adversarial approach may be necessary. These inquiries have considered:

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