Gender Institute

Law, space, and time

Mariana Valverde, Margaret Davies, Fleur Johns, Desmond Manderson
17 August 2017 - 10:45am

Where and when is law? Asking this question means engaging with the boundaries, orientations, perspectives, and scales of law. Setting law in space and time calls for a study of law in context.

Women in the creative arts conference

Professor Cat Hope, Monash University; Professor Liza Lim, University of Sydney
10 August 2017 - 9:00am

Registration is now open for this innovative conference to be held in Canberra, at the Australian National University School of Music.

WILPF: Security in the Asia Pacific: women’s contribution to peace

Professor Kozue Akibayashi
3 August 2017 - 6:00pm

Professor Akibayashi will focus her presentation on the current security situation in the Asia Pacific region, particularly the tensions in East Asia, and on women’s contribution to peace in the region, including between North and South Korea.

Gender and history node discussion group - 3rd session

Gender Institute History node
23 June 2017 - 12:30pm

Gender and History node members will meet to workshop a conference paper by node member Julie Hotchin.

RSSS Public Lecture Series: Adverse Events - On bad affects and the antidepressant wars

Professor Elizabeth Wilson
5 June 2017 - 5:00pm

In this lecture Professor Wilson will address the issue of psychopharmaceuticals, harm and adverse effects.

Gender and history node discussion group - 2nd session

Gender Institute History node
19 May 2017 - 12:30pm

Gender and History node members will meet to discuss a draft paper by node member Chris Wallace.

We deserve to thrive: poetry and climate activism

Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner
18 May 2017 - 5:00pm

Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner is a Marshall Islander poet and spoken word artist. She received international acclaim through her inspirational poetry performance at the opening of the United Nations Climate Summit in New York in 2014.

President Hilda Heine on climate change crisis in Marshall Islands

H.E. President Hilda Heine
16 May 2017 - 6:00pm

Join H.E. President Hilda C. Heine as she discusses the threats facing the Marshall Islands, what lessons we can learn from their journey, and what action needs to be taken now.

Creativity and climate change action

Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner
16 May 2017 - 10:00am

How do we effectively and creatively share calls for environmental stewardship and justice in Oceania with diverse global audiences? Students, artists, writers, scholars and policy makers are invited to participate in this workshop with acclaimed spoken word poet and environmental activist Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner.

Launch of the fourth annual Civil Society report card

11 May 2017 - 6:00pm

Launch of the Fourth Annual Civil Society Report Card: hear from senior leaders in government, civil society, academia, as well as our audience to discuss how the next National Action Plan should be developed and what it should include.


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