Politics

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.

Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop farewells Laura Ferguson (L) and Helen Trezise (R), who will take part in the New  Colombo Plan. Photo courtesy of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
20
Mar

Students head to Japan under New Colombo Plan

Australia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop has farewelled two ANU students who will study in Japan under the government’s New Colombo Plan.

Filed under: ANU, Asia, Education, Politics, Students

ASEAN Secretary-General Le Luong Minh at the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
18
Mar

Secretary-General outlines ASEAN’s priorities

The Secretary-General of ASEAN, Le Luong Minh, has outlined his vision for the coming year in a speech at the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific.

Indonesian Finance Minister Muhamad Chatib Basri. Image courtesy InnovationNorway on flickr.
21
Feb

Indonesia keen on streamlined trade with Australia

Indonesia’s Finance Minister, Muhamad Chatib Basri, has given two public lectures at ANU ahead of the Sydney meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bankers.

06
Feb

ANUpoll finds support for government spending

Despite the current climate of austerity and Federal Government budget cuts, Australians want to see increased government spending on social services, according to the new ANUpoll on public priorities for government spending.

Nelson Mandela at ANU, September 2000.
06
Dec
2013

Vale Mandela

The Chancellor, Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC, today paid tribute to the late Nelson Mandela.

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and ANU Vice Chancellor Professor Ian Young AO
02
Dec
2013

Finding voice in the face of change

Burma’s youth are the future of that country but are too often ignored or marginalised by the state and politics, writes Jacqueline Menager.

Dr Carol Hayes. PHOTO BY JIMMY WALSH.
20
Nov
2013

National award for Dr Carol Hayes

Dr Carol Hayes has received an Award for Teaching Excellence at the Australian Awards for University Teaching.

Edi Kurniawan via Flickr
19
Nov
2013

Watch this space

People-to-people connections are essential to restoring the Indonesia-Australia relationship, if Australia is to move on from a spying scandal, says an expert from ANU.

Jeeven at the One Young World Summit.
19
Nov
2013

Power of the people

Law and economics student Jeeven Nadanakumar represented Australia at the One Young World Summit in South Africa in October.

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