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Professor Adam Graycar wins International Anti-Corruption Excellence award

Adam Graycar

Director Professor Adam Graycar announced joint-recipient of the 2020 Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award for Academic Research and Education on World Anti-Corruption Day.

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Foreign Interference in Australian Elections

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This Stretton Institute webinar, co-hosted with the Electoral Regulation Research Network and the Melbourne School of Governmentexplored the threats posed to democratic legitimacy and functioning by attempted interference in domestic elections by foreign entitiesA recording of the webinar is now available for viewing.

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Report lays blueprint on fairer, more accountable government co-authored by Prof Adam Graycar

Australia's National Integrity System: the Blueprint for Action report cover

Australia’s National Integrity System: The Blueprint for Action report, co-authored by the Institute's Director Professor Adam Graycar, which lays a blueprint for fairer, more accountable government launched today.

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New modelling predicts up to 1.75 million Aussies tipped into housing stress when COVID-19 support ends

Housing

Research undertaken for AHURI by Professor Chris Leishman and colleagues from Curtin University the University of Adelaide which modelled a range economic and housing outcomes as a consequence of COVID-19 and the Australian Government's response featured in The Australian.

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Professor Rachel Ankeny elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

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Professor Rachel Ankeny, Director our Agrifood Policy Program and Deputy Dean, Research at the Faculty of Arts elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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Healthy Housing NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence

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Professor Emma Baker, Stretton Institute's Building a City for the Future Program Director to lead the Capturing Complexity research stream of the recently announced Healthy Housing Centre for Excellence (CRE) led by the University of Melbourne, where she is also Deputy Director. 

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Corruption in Fisheries and Food Security

Fishing nets

By Professor Adam Graycar | Director, Stretton Institute and Dr Jade Lindley | Senior Lecturer, University of Western Australia
Healthy and abundantly stocked oceans suitable for fisheries and tourism are vital for our region. Fisheries will continue as the main source of protein in the future, and securing sustainability is fundamental for food security.
This policy brief provides an overview of the issues around corruption in fisheries and the impacts on food security.

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History and Public Policy: Learning from Hugh Stretton webinar recording

Hugh Stretton AC.

The Institute co-hosted a webinar with the Department of History today exploring Hugh Stretton's academic and professional legacy and his contribution to the discipline of History and to public policy. A recording of the webinar is now available for viewing

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The Digital Dilemma: Countering Foreign Interference

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By Melisssa-Ellen Dowling | Research Fellow, Department of Politics and International Relations
Digitization of democratic processes in Australia induces new vulnerabilities that malign foreign entities can exploit to the detriment of our democratic sovereignty. Problems such as inauthenticity, data insecurity, and disinformation are amplified in today’s epoch of ‘digital era governance’.

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Mapping and Strengthening Australia's Integrity Systems webinar recording

Mapping Australia's Integrity system webinar

The Stretton Insitute hosted a webinar on Australia's integrity system on 27 October 2020. A recording of the webinar is now available for viewing.

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