Events November 2017

28
Nov
2017

Misplaced and misused fear

Kathryn Henne, Adam Henshke, Jeremy Youde
The relationship between fear and regulation is not well understood. Fear may be misplaced – think of our outsized fear of sharks, or it may be misused – as when fears of terrorism are used to justify curtailing civil liberties and invading privacy. This panel examines how fear has been misused and misplaced to justify either regulation or inaction.
28
Nov
2017

Endangered grassy woodlands tour

ANUgreen Office.

Grassy woodlands are a nationally endangered ecosystem, and we have a relatively well preserved example here on campus! Come and see threatened species and other interesting native species.

28
Nov
2017

Designing and implementing Payment for Environmental Services schemes in Lao PDR

Professor Jeffrey Bennett, Crawford School, ANU.

Payment for Environmental Services (PES) schemes have been promoted as a means of harnessing the power of markets to secure environmental protection, but worldwide experience in achieving this goal has been poor.

28
Nov
2017

Graduate studies information evening

Academic representatives, National Security College, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU.

There has never been a better time to study national security.

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