Past events

03
Sep
2010
Jeffrey Bleich
6.00PM to 7.00PM Lecture
  • His Excellency Mr Jeffrey Bleich, US Ambassador to Australia

Jeffrey Bleich presented his credentials to Governor General Quentin Bryce on 26 November 2009, as the 24th American ambassador to the Commonwealth of Australia. On 11 September 2009, President Obama announced his intent to nominate Jeffrey Bleich to be the next US Ambassador to Australia.

03-04
Sep
2010
2.00PM to 3.00PM Conference

Over the past year there has been much attention to policy issues involving scarcity of resources and sustainability in Australia. How do these issues play out when thinking about public law? 

25
Aug
2010
6.00PM to 7.00PM Lecture
  • Professor Michael Schmitt, University of Durham
No principle is more central to the content and understanding of international humanitarian law than military necessity. It has informed the law since its modern inception in the 19th century. Yet the principle has also been the subject of ...
25
Aug
2010
1.00PM to 2.00PM Seminar
  • Dr Kota Fukui
This presentation aims to introduce the current legal needs, role and image of lawyers in Japanese corporate society. It also discusses the future of corporate in-house attorneys in Japan. Based on three surveys conducted by a research group at Osaka...
25-26
Aug
2010
9.30AM to 5.00PM Conference
This two-day conference will look atthe dilemmas facing regular combatants as they confront enemies in the modern battle space, and especially the complications arising from the new styles of conflict where ‘enemy’ and civilian populations merge. Speakers...
25-26
Aug
2010
9.00AM to 5.00PM Conference

Protecting civilians during violent conflict

This two-day conference will look at the dilemmas facing regular combatants as they confront enemies in the modern battlespace, and especially the complications arising from the new styles of confl...

18
Aug
2010
5.00PM to 6.00PM
  • Hilary Charlesworth

Hilary Charlesworth is known internationally for her research, writing and commentary on human rights, women’s issues, feminism, international law and legal education.

Hilary is an Australian Research...

09
Aug
2010
9.00AM to 4.30PM Conference
In the wake of the Copenhagen Climate Conference in December 2009, there is considerable uncertainty about the direction of international and domestic climate law and policy. Internationally, over 100 countries, including all major emitters, have now made...
03
Aug
2010
1.00PM to 2.00PM Forum
  • Kim Rubenstein, Susan Harris-Rimmer, Simon Rice and Meghan Cooper

Join host Kim Rubenstein (ANU College of Law) and panellists Susan Harris Rimmer (ANU Centre for International Governance Justice), Simon Rice (ANU Law Reform and Social Justice Program) and Meghan Cooper (Australian National Committee for UN Women) to...

28-31
Jul
2010
10.00AM to 4.00PM Workshop
  • Mary-Alice Arthur (SOAR, New Zealand)
  • Lyn Stephens (Director, Australian Centre for Dialogue, ANU)
  • Jill Currey (Manager, Leadership Programs, University of Tasmania)
  • Mark Spain (Global Learning)
  • John Donovan (Workshop 777)
  • Aart Groothuis (Telling the Story)

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