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Drug decriminalisation: time is right for action on UN commitment

In the wake of the UN's groundbreaking drug policy commitment, the time is right for drug laws reform.

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migration

Climate migration: policies need to focus on local solutions

Pacific climate migration patterns challenge the role of national governments as intermediaries for policy action.

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Sustainable residential complex opens at Peninsula as growth plans take shape

Monash University has opened a new 150-bed residential accommodation complex on its Peninsula Campus, constructing its most energy efficient building in the process.

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Fearless Girl should provide the spark to inspire more female engineers

The message of empowerment and equality needs to be widely embraced in the engineering profession.

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Death knell: taking a stand to abolish capital punishment

A new institute is leading the push to eliminate the 'faulty' justice of the death penalty.

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The silent risks of electric vehicles: how do we ensure pedestrian safety?

The growing popularity of electric cars presents an increasing risk to the visually impaired.

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Facebook turns 15: how can the troubled teen earn our trust?

The social media giant has turned 15, but its growing pains continue.

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Experts available over the Festive season

Monash University has several experts available for comment on a range of topics relating to the festive season, politics and security; bushfires road safety, gambling and more.

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Language, citizenship and inclusion: exploding the 'monolingual myth'

It's time to recognise linguistic and cultural diversity as a creative engine of social participation and wellbeing.

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