We aim to understand crime and promote social democracy. Our researchers lead criminology in the global south.
We conduct innovative research at the intersection of law, health, ethics, and policy. Our end-of-life law research is shaping national reform.
Journals we publish
The International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy is an open access, blind peer reviewed journal. We publish critical research about challenges confronting criminal justice systems around the world. Ranked the #1 Law journal in Australia and the only journal with Scopus Q1 status in the southern hemisphere, this journal is an influential leader in the creation of knowledge.
Law, Technology and Humans is a new international, open access, peer-reviewed journal for original, innovative research concerned with the human and humanity of law and technology.
News, events and social media
Extinction raises fundamental questions for environmental law and legal studies. We have to address escalating harm within current timeframes while engineering institutional and governance structures to address impending catastrophe.
Intellectual Property and Access to Essential Medicines: ACHLR Coffee with a Colleague Seminar Series
The fourth episode in the Coffee with a Colleague seminar series considers the debate over intellectual property and access to essential medicines in the context of the public health challenges presented by the coronavirus COVID-19.