CAPPE

  • CSU
  • University of Melbourne

CURRENT RESEARCH

Technologies Program:

    This program deals with risks and responsibilities relating to research into technologies that combine with or add to existing technologies, including ethical issues in bio/nanotechnology, computing and IT.

Poverty Program:

    This program focuses on building an ethically and empirically based account of what development is, what standards it ought to use, and the like. Issues addressed include the measurement of poverty and global minimal labour standards.

Health Program:

    This program will conduct research in relation to a range of interconnected ethical issues in the public health domain.

Ecology Program:

    This program examines a range of issues in environmental ethics, including ethical issues related to existing and potential anthropogenic climate change.

Economy Program:

    This program focuses on a number of central ethical issues arising in the economic sphere, including corporate responsibility and economic corruption.

Security Program:

    This program focuses on the ethical dimensions of a range of current domestic and international security problems, including ethical issues pertaining to terrorism, crime, and humanitarian intervention.

WHAT'S NEW

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CAPPE Canberra Seminar

Wednesday October 15, 2014 at 5.15pm

Dr Sagar Sanyal (University of Melbourne)

Tba  More

CAPPE Melbourne Seminar

Wednesday October 01, 2014 11.00 am to 12.30 pm
Dr Anne Schwenkenbecher (Murdoch University)

Collective beneficence in threshold cases   More

 

 

 


CAPPE Media

Dr Alberto Giubilini

Gene patents not so bad More

 

  Past media events

CAPPE

International Activities


 

International Collaboration based on Research Grants

Other International Collaborations

CAPPE Staff with International Positions

International Students

International Events


 

WHO Collaborating Centre for Bioethics

The Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (CAPPE) is one of the six WHO's collaborating centres for bioethics.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Bioethics

 


International Collaborations Based on Reserach Grants

The Centre for Applied Philosophy and Public Ethics (CAPPE) has strong international links with the following organisations;

Collaborating/Partner Organisations for "Assessing development: designing better indices of poverty and gender equity" (ARC Linkage Grant):

  • Action Against Hunger UK
  • International Women's Development Agency
  • Oxfam America (Southern Africa Regional Office)
  • Philippines Health Social Science Association
  • University of Colorado at Boulder


European Union (Higher Education, Vocational Education and Training Grant):

  • University of Lanchashire
  • Luiss University
  • University of Helsinki
  • Universität Bielefeld


European Union (European Commission Grant):

  • Technische Universiteit Delft
  • Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe
  • Nederlandse Organisatie voor toegepast-natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek
  • Università degli Studi di Padova


Tiri - a UK registered charity (ARC Linkage Grant)

United States National Science Foundation (NSF Grant)

 


Other International Collaborations

 


Cappe Staff with International Positions

  • Christian Barry is a Visiting Scholar at the Centro de Estudos Avançados de Governo e Administração Pública (CEAG—Center for the advanced study of government and public administration) Universidade de Brasília (UnB --- University of Brasilia) in Brazil. He will be teaching a course on some material that he has developed for a CAPPE-based ARC-Funded project at the University of Brasilia during next year.


 


International Students

Laura Cabrera

Pablo Jimenez

Alejandra Mancilla

Rekha Nath

Chanroeun Pa

Peter Shiu-Hwa Tsu

Rosa Terlazzo

 


International Events

Call for Proposals: “Impact: Global Poverty”

Yale University
11am-6pm, April 23rd, 2011

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