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Book Review: The Battle for Pakistan: The Bitter US Friendship and a Tough Neighbourhood

12 October 2020

US-Pakistan relations have always been difficult and became particularly prickly at the height of the war in neighbouring Afghanistan. Washington needs to rebuild the trust if it doesn’t want to see...

Poster spreading awareness regarding violence against women in Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. Photo by: Lindy Kanan, DPA

Dr Judy Putt discusses low conviction rates in PNG despite high domestic violence rates

9 October 2020

The 2018 Crime and Safety Perceptions Survey in PNG indicated that domestic violence was the third most common crime (in PNG) experienced in the previous 12 months by individuals or someone in their...

Gender and Global Threats

29 September 2020

2020 has not been a good year for the Asia Pacific region. Achievements in the United Nation’s global Sustainable Development Goals has been poor and COVID-19 has had enormous economic impacts in an...

Is Australia ready for regional conflict?

21 September 2020

It has become fashionable to speculate about the risk of a coming war between China and America. Former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in a recent article in Foreign Policy titled Beware the Guns of...

PNG researchers share their experiences in film

11 September 2020

In a short film commissioned by the Department of Pacific Affairs (DPA) and released here today, five PNG researchers share their experiences of doing research as part of a DPA-led research...

Our experts awarded grant for podcast series

1 September 2020

COVID-19 represents a massive global health, economic and political challenge. It is undoubtedly a gendered challenge too: women are the majority of healthcare workers internationally, take on more...

Meet Dr Nicolas Lemay-Hébert!

25 August 2020

Meet Dr Nicolas Lemay-Hébert! Nicholas is a Senior Lecturer and Director of Research in our Department of International Relations. His expertise covers issues of negative consequences of...

Kashmir: A year of utter misery

20 August 2020

On 5 August 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi scrapped Article 370 of the Indian constitution, which allowed the state of Jammu and Kashmir to make its own laws, and cancelled Article 35A, which...

ANZUS Treaty poster

Taiwan could force us into an ANZUS-busting choice

9 August 2020

Last week on this page, former prime minister Tony Abbott argued about a Taiwan under threat that it is hard to see “how Australia could (or should) stand aside from assisting a fellow liberal...

Strategic Diplomacy in the 21st Century: Rethinking Strategy and Statecraft

4 August 2020

Today’s most pressing security challenges – great power conflict, economic dependence, climate change and other non-traditional threats such as pandemics – are complex, entailing interconnectivity,...

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