ScoMo: The first hundred days
This week marks 100 days since Scott Morrison led the Liberal Party to a surprise election win. How's he fared so far?
Committed to a sustainable future
Monash is playing a leading role in the push to meet the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.
Business is blooming
The roses bloom and she sells the petals all over the world – even to TV franchises such as The Bachelor and Dancing With the Stars.
Dragging the chain on SDGs progress
A new report reveals Australia is lagging behind most wealthy nations in working towards the globally agreed goals.
Unmasking slavery's hidden face
A landmark sex workers' court case in Melbourne led to the establishment of a modern legal definition of slavery in international law.
Confirmation bias: I believe, therefore it's true
Stirring controversy can lead to a reinforcement of deep-seated values, and hinder progress.
Caught between #metoo and the gun-show
Hyper-masculinity is a defining feature of global politics, but the #metoo movement is prising open opportunities to pursue gender equality as women fight back.
One bad Apple?
Granting the technology giant access to Federation Square is a shortsighted move that will have long-term negative implications for Melbourne.
The Rohingya dilemma: engagement is the way forward
With more than 800,000 Rohingya having now fled Myanmar for Bangladesh, a large-scale humanitarian crisis is unfolding. But boycotts or sanctions are not the best options.
Emeritus Professor of Political Science in the School of Social Sciences
Professor, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Law
Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI) and ClimateWorks Australia, Monash University
Martijn Van der Kamp
Teaching Fellow, Monash Business School
Research Program Manager, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Associate and Deputy Director of Monash GPS (Gender, Peace and Security).
Associate Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies