Griffith Asia Institute

Perspectives:Asia | The future of the Australia-Aotearoa New Zealand bilateral relationship in a contested era
03 Jun

Perspectives:Asia | The future of the Australia-Aotearoa New Zealand bilateral relationship in a contested era

Dr Anna Powles is a senior lecturer with the Centre for Defence and Security Studies at Massey University, New Zealand, specialising in geopolitics and security in the Pacific Islands region. Her current research projects examine the operation of the Australia-New Zealand alliance in the Pacific; how strategic competition is intersecting with local dynamics in the Pacific; and the shaping of Pacific regional architecture and order.
Perspectives:Asia | Asian-Australians: Enabling and elevating Australia's competitive advantage to succeed in Asia
13 May

Perspectives:Asia | Asian-Australians: Enabling and elevating Australia's competitive advantage to succeed in Asia

Jieh-Yung Lo from the ANU Centre for Asian-Australian Leadership will present a case for Australian businesses and governments to prioritise Asian-Australian representation in senior leadership positions​; the unique advantages they can bring to strengthen Australia's Asia capabilities; and pathways for our businesses and governments to enable Asian-Australians ​to deliver on their full potential in support of Australia's aspirations to engage and succeed in Asia.
PerspectivesAsia : Thailand in protest | Resign, Rewrite, Reform?
24 Nov

PerspectivesAsia : Thailand in protest | Resign, Rewrite, Reform?

Join our panellists as they share their insights on a country and its people at this critical juncture as they discuss pro-democracy protests in the unique political environment of Thailand at the 24 November #Perspectives:Asia talk. 6pm AEST. Zoom webinar.
New Caledonia - towards a new Pacific nation?
17 Sep

New Caledonia - towards a new Pacific nation?

Join us to hear from leading political and community leaders, to discuss the up coming referendum and future prospects for New Caledonia. Facilitated by journalist Nic Maclellan, the discussion will be providing first-hand perspectives on current developments that are largely missing from regional media. Presented by the Griffith Asia Institute Pacific Hub.