ANU to host global diplomatic training
The Australian National University is set to host the world’s largest gathering of diplomacy experts and practitioners.
Trade leak highlights tensions among Pacific nations
The latest leak over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) highlights ongoing tensions between the 12 nations trying to negotiate the trade pact, says Australian National University trade law expert Dr Matthew Rimmer.
Emeritus professor wins 2014 Japan Foundation award
Emeritus Professor Peter Drysdale has received the Japan Foundation Award for 2014 for his pioneering work in the study of economic policy in Japan and East Asia, the formation of APEC, and economic exchange between Australia and Japan.
Partnership to help Myanmar rebuild
Twelve Myanmar academics have graduated from a two-week course that will enable them to contribute to the rebuilding of their country.
Defence Minister launches book on the future of defence
Defence Minister David Johnston has launched a book from the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre on the future of the country’s defence.
Public policy resilience and the reform narrative
The following speech is from former Treasury Secretary Ken Henry, which was delivered at The Crawford School of Public Policy on Tuesday 16 September 2014.
Swords and cross-dressers at ANU Kabuki
A tale of revenge, a stolen sword, and boys who play girls who play boys. It’s Za Kabuki time.
Former Japan PM moved and shocked by words of Indigenous Australians
Former Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan has revealed at an ANU public lecture that he was left moved and shocked by words spoken to him by traditional Indigenous land owners.