Past Seminars

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 5:00 pm
Lecture Theatre (LT) 05, Northcott Drive, Campbell, ACT 2612

This 'fireside chat'-style roundtable will bring together contributors to a forthcoming special issue of the Human Rights Defender magazine on the ‘Military and Human Rights’ to discuss a range of questions, including: at what point is it appropriate for the Australia

Friday, 21 June 2019,
UNSW Kensington Campus
Presenter: Dr Minako Sakai, Dr Felix Tan, Scientia Professor Louise Edwards, Dr Tanya Jakimow

There is a significant populist trend in which ‘elites’ are increasingly seen as being ‘out of touch’ with ‘ordinary people’. This is manifest across the globe but includes Asia.

Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 17:00
UNSW, Kensington Campus
Presenter: Professor Naila Kabeer

Join Professor of Gender and Development Naila Kabeer (London School of Economics) as she discusses women's economic empowerment through the lens of livelihoods and capabilities.

Climate Change and International Security: Meeting the Challenge
Wednesday, 12 July 2017, 11.45 AM
Adams Auditorium, Building 111 UNSW Canberra
Presenter: Professor Anthony Burke, UNSW

Climate change is widely understood as a "threat multiplier" that threatens global health and food security, and was a trigger for the genocide in Darfur and the civil war in Syria.