Category Archives: Asia

Research visit to Korea – some reflections

During July and August I had the privilege of undertaking a research visit in the Republic of Korea. The visit was an opportunity to give presentations on work-in-progress, participate in a number of roundtable discussions and to meet with and

Research visit to Korea – some reflections

During July and August I had the privilege of undertaking a research visit in the Republic of Korea. The visit was an opportunity to give presentations on work-in-progress, participate in a number of roundtable discussions and to meet with and

Article: Business momentum, forest protection breakthrough in pre-Paris climate talks

I recently attended the June session of the UN climate change negotiations in Bonn. My article for Eco-Business on the two weeks of talks is online here.

Article: Business momentum, forest protection breakthrough in pre-Paris climate talks

I recently attended the June session of the UN climate change negotiations in Bonn. My article for Eco-Business on the two weeks of talks is online here.

Interview: Dr Machiko Kanetake on UN Security Council reform & science-based standards

Dr Machiko Kanetake, Assistant Professor in Public International Law at Utrecht University, recently presented a paper to the Transnational Regulatory Governance research group on ‘transnational science-based standards’. In our interview, Machiko discussed the UN Security Council and the ‘rule of law’, as

Interview: Dr Machiko Kanetake on UN Security Council reform & science-based standards

Dr Machiko Kanetake, Assistant Professor in Public International Law at Utrecht University, recently presented a paper to the Transnational Regulatory Governance research group on ‘transnational science-based standards’. In our interview, Machiko discussed the UN Security Council and the ‘rule of law’, as

Event: Transnational science-based standards in the domestic legal order

At the 19 March meeting of the Transnational Law Institute’s Transnational Regulatory Governance research group, TLI Visiting Fellow Dr Machiko Kanetake will discuss her research on transnational science-based standards in the domestic legal order, with a focus on the Japanese experience of

Event: Transnational science-based standards in the domestic legal order

At the 19 March meeting of the Transnational Law Institute’s Transnational Regulatory Governance research group, TLI Visiting Fellow Dr Machiko Kanetake will discuss her research on transnational science-based standards in the domestic legal order, with a focus on the Japanese experience of

Article: Green growth in Southeast Asia as ASEAN Community takes shape

The OECD recently put out a report highlighting the potential of – and considerable challenges to – green growth in Southeast Asia. In this article for Climate Spectator, I examined the green growth agenda as an opportunity for cooperation between the

Article: Green growth in Southeast Asia as ASEAN Community takes shape

The OECD recently put out a report highlighting the potential of – and considerable challenges to – green growth in Southeast Asia. In this article for Climate Spectator, I examined the green growth agenda as an opportunity for cooperation between the

Interview: Cornell Law Prof Annelise Riles on Fukushima, ‘data politics’, North-East Asia tensions

I recently interviewed Annelise Riles, Professor of Far East Legal Studies and Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Cornell University. Prof. Riles discussed her experience in Tokyo in the aftermath of the Fukushima disaster, the rise of ‘data politics’,

Interview: Cornell Law Prof Annelise Riles on Fukushima, ‘data politics’, North-East Asia tensions

I recently interviewed Annelise Riles, Professor of Far East Legal Studies and Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Cornell University. Prof. Riles discussed her experience in Tokyo in the aftermath of the Fukushima disaster, the rise of ‘data politics’,

Australia-China Youth Dialogue 2014, Beijing

In November 2014 the 5th Australia-China Youth Dialogue (ACYD) was held in Beijing. The ACYD brings together Chinese and Australian young leaders to further understanding in the relationship between the two countries.

Australia-China Youth Dialogue 2014, Beijing

In November 2014 the 5th Australia-China Youth Dialogue (ACYD) was held in Beijing. The ACYD brings together Chinese and Australian young leaders to further understanding in the relationship between the two countries.