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Publication: Governments love to talk about ‘shared responsibility’ in a disaster – but does anyone know what it means?

QUT Centre for Justice members Associate Professor Rowena Maguire,  Professor Amanda Kennedy, Annastasia Bousgas, Associate Professor Bridget Lewis and Centre Director Professor Melissa Bull address this question in their recently published article in The Conversation. In light of the recent devastating floods in Queensland and New South Wales,…

Welcome new Editorial Board Members – Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy Editorial Board

The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy  Editorial team are very pleased to welcome ten new members to the International Editorial Board this month: Dr Maria Laura Bhöm, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany Professor Mary Bosworth, Oxford University, United Kingdom Dr Louise Brangan, University of…

QUT C4J and QCOSS: “In Conversation” Series

QUT Centre for Justice is pleased to be partnering with QCOSS (Queensland Council of Social Service) to provide an ‘In Conversation’ series around mutual key policy areas. 16 March 2022 1.00pm – 2.00pm Under Treasurer Leon Allen We will unpack the Queensland Government’s budget process, including how our…

PhD Scholarship Opportunity – Protest politics in the marketplace: investigating ethical consumerism and shareholder activism

About the scholarship This PhD scholarship is part of an Australian Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) project investigating the role of non-government organisations (NGOs) in mobilising ethical consumerism and shareholder activism. Through a world-first study of Australia’s anti-slavery advocacy network, this project aims to develop…

Event: International Women’s Day

Moreton Bay Regional Libraries are running a Women’s Day Event on Tuesday 8 March 2022. This year’s theme calls on us to imagine a gender–equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive. Join us as we celebrate inspiring…