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02
Apr
‘12

Graduate Abbas Adam passes away

Abbas Adam passed away suddenly on 29 December in Khartoum from diabetes-related complications. He had been working in Khartoum for several years for the United Nations Development Programme on the milleinium development goals. Before going back to...

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30
Mar
‘12

International Seminar on the Demography of Forced Migration and Refugees

The IUSSP Panel of the Demography of Refugees will organise its international seminar on the Demographic Perspectives on Refugee and Forced Migration in collaboration with ADSRI and the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Tehran, in...

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30
Mar
‘12

Profile: Dr Meimenat Hosseini-Chavoshi

Meimanat Hosseini-Chavoshi is a Research Fellow with ADSRI. Prior to work at the ANU, she had a longstanding career with the Iran Ministry of Health, designing, implementing and analysing the data of several national surveys in the areas of...

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30
Mar
‘12

Indonesian Gender and Reproductive Health Study

An ADSRI evaluation of approaches to gender and reproductive health education in schools in Indonesia has contributed to policy changes that will require textbook authors to have a better understanding of gender equality and reproductive health. The...

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30
Mar
‘12

Demographic microsimulation workshops

ADSRI recently hosted two highly successful microsimulation training workshops held as part of the Interdisciplinary Microsimulation Project (IMP). The first workshop covered SOCSIM and was led by Professor Mike Murphy of the London School of...

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30
Mar
‘12

The Greater Jakarta Transition to Adulthood Survey

A series of policy briefs based on the 2010 Greater Jakarta Transition to Adulthood Study have recently been produced. The briefs cover issues such as: underemployment among senior high school graduates, knowledge and access to services to prevent...

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30
Mar
‘12

International Seminar on Population Dynamics and the Human Dimensions of Climate Change

The International Seminar on Population Dynamics and the Human Dimensions of Climate Change will be held at the Australian National University from 27-29 November 2012. Organised by the IUSSP Scientific Panel on Climate Change, in collaboration with...

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29
Mar
‘12

Preparation for the 2nd Asian Population Association (APA) conference

Three ADSRI staff, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi (APA President), Terence Hull (Vice President), and Bhakta Gubhaju (Council member) visited Bangkok for the APA council meeting to discussed the program for the second APA conference to be held in...

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23
Mar
‘12

Prize for Excellence in Gender Research

Wienta Diarsvitri, a PhD Candidate with ADSRI, has been awarded the 2011 Gender Institute Excellence in Gender Research Prize for a journal article published in 2011 by an ANU graduate student. The prize is awarded by the ANU Gender Institute.

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20
Feb
‘12

The Laxenburg Declaration on Population and Sustainable Development

Dr Adrian Hayes, an Adjunct Associate Professor with ADSRI, was one of over twenty experts who were brought together by the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) to discuss how population factors promote or impede sustainable...

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