Past events

27
Jun
2014

Moving from €˜empty growth' to sustainable human development: Translating Papua New Guinea's resource wealth into broad-based, equitable forms of development

Glenn Banks, Massey University, New Zealand

Abstract

Papua New Guinea is, once again, going through an extractives-led economic boom, with GDP growth expected to top 21% next year as the production effects of the PNG LNG project kick in....

24
Jun
2014

Comparing Small Wars: A Political Ecology of Two Insurgencies

Michael J Watts

Abstract

This paper compares two insurgencies in contemporary Nigeria: the radical Salafist Islamism of Boko Haram in the north, and the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), a...

19
Jun
2014

Book launch of 'China's Foreign Policy' by Emeritus Professor Stuart Harris

Launched by: The Hon Bob Hawke AC, former Prime Minister of Australia

You are invited to attend the book launch onChina's Foreign Policy(PolityPress) by Emeritus Professor Stuart Harris, on Thursday 19th June.

The launch will be held in...

18
Jun
2014

2014 State of the Pacific Conference

Various Speakers; TBA

 About the Conference

View full conference website here: http://ips.cap.anu.edu.au/ssgm/state-pacific-2014

The second annual State of the Pacific conference, hosted by the State, Society and...

17
Jun
2014

Book Launch: Politics, Development and Security in Oceania

Mr James Batley; Mr David Hegarty

The chapters in this volume canvass political change and development across the Pacific Islands from a variety of perspectives, each contributing to the analysis of a region growing in complexity...

17
Jun
2014

Tales from a G20 veteran

John E. Ruthrauff - Director, International Advocacy at InterAction

The lecture will be chaired by Dr Susan Harris Rimmer, Director of Studies Asia Pacific College of Diplomacy.  Sue is a member of the Think20 process. 

Guest speaker:...

17
Jun
2014

Between Restorative and Retributive Justice: Seeking a Post-Conflict Reconciliation Model for Aceh, Indonesia

Fajran Zain

Abstract

This seminar presents a post-fieldwork summary of my research investigating Transitional Justice (TJ) mechanisms in Aceh, Indonesia. In this research I use both quantitative and...

16
Jun
2014

Book launch of "Climax at Gallipoli" by Dr. Rhys Crawley

Launched by: Commodore Richard Powell OBE RN Defence Attaché, British High Commission

The Strategic & Defence Studies Centre warmly invites you to attend the Book Launch at the Terrace Cafe, Australian War Memorial at 5.00pm (5.30pm start) to 7pm.

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11
Jun
2014

The 'Responsibility to Protect' and the Protection of Conflict Induced Internally Displaced Persons: Gender and Global Norms

Lucy Hall, PhD Candidate, University of New South Wales

As distinct areas, R2P, Internal Displacement Protection Frameworks and the Women, Peace and Security Agenda are receiving increasing amounts of attention in relation to their relevance vis-ÌÊ-vis...

10
Jun
2014

Operation Barbarossa: reconceiving Hitler's invasion of the Soviet Union

Dr David Stahel

Operation Barbarossa, the German invasion of the Soviet Union, began the largest and most costly campaign in military history. The operation was planned as a blitzkrieg to win ...

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