Pacific

Japanese flag. Photo courtesy mmphotography.it on flickr
08
Apr

It’s a deal

Japan has taken the first step towards addressing its own food security issues by striking a new trade deal with Australia, an ANU expert says.

Overbeck surrounded by harem 'girls' in a NSW internment camp.
12
Mar

The missing photo

The story of a mysterious ant collector and two-time enemy alien.

Professor Margaret Jolly.
12
Mar

Kindred spirits

A research project on Christianity in the Pacific is revealing just how much of the human spirit is common to both the West and Oceania.

PNG
17
Feb

Supporting violence victims

A project to improve services for family and sexual violence victims in Papua New Guinea has received $3 million in Australian aid funding.

Ron Duncan
26
Jan

Australia Day Honour for ANU professor

Emeritus Professor Ron Duncan has been recognised in the Australia Day Honours for his work as one of Australia’s top economists.

Sue-Lin Wong. Photo by James Giggacher.
10
Jan

Headline act

From making the front-page of ‘The New York Times’ to finding her ancestral home, SUE-LIN WONG’S two years studying in China taught her things you couldn’t learn from a textbook.

Photo via Wikipedia.
03
Jan

A different journey: transgendered medical tourists in Thailand

College of Asia and the Pacific student Emma Eriksen explores the experience of transgender people who travel to Thailand for gender reassignment surgery.

Will disenfranchised young men flame more violence in Timor? Photo by UN Photo on flickr.
28
Nov
2013

The two Timor-Lestes

ANU is hosting a two day Timor-Leste Update, where the country’s challenges and victories will be discussed in full.

Sil Bolkin
27
Nov
2013

Preserving the past

Crawford School masters student Kela Kapkora Sil Bolkin hopes his new book will inspire other Papua New Guineans to share their stories with the world.

Adam Graycar
22
Nov
2013

Graycar to head up Australian Social Policy Association

Professor Adam Graycar, Director of the Australian National University’s Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS), has been appointed President of the Australian Social Policy Association (ASPA).

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