Business and government

Candice and other emerging leaders ready to tackle today’s urban challenges at 2019APCS

Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of International Business student Candice Noring is fired up ahead of the 2019 Asia Pacific Cities Summit and Mayors’ Forum.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Round Table discussion on Labour Market Needs Forecasting offers valuable insights for Australia Awards scholars

Participants of the Australia Awards Labour Marketing Needs Forecasting Short Term Award presented by Griffith University recently participated in a Round Table discussion led by experts from across the labour market sector. The Round Table brought together key experts from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research, the Workforce Gender Equality Agency, TAFE, Crawford School […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Australia Awards scholars visit Griffith

Australia Awards scholars from Indonesia recently visited Griffith University for two weeks to partake in the inaugural Labour Markets Needs Forecasting Short Term Award. During the course, awardees travelled through Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Adelaide and on to Canberra where the program came to a close. In Brisbane the group visited the Queensland Tourism Industry […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Young professionals shaping the future of the Australia-US alliance

Perth USAsia Centre (University of Western Australia) partnered with Griffith Asia Institute to deliver a 3 day program for a group of young Queensland professionals on the future of the Australia-US alliance in the Indo-Pacific century. The Australia-US Alliance Young Leaders Dialogue (5-7 June 2019) is the initiative of Professor Peter Dean (Senior Fellow Perth US Asia Centre […]
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Business and government

Symposium explores climate impact on health, attitudes and environment

One-day event examines broad impacts of climate change during Climate Week QLD 2019.  
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Business and government

Australian party policies divided on UN Sustainable Development Goals

The analysis brings into stark focus the areas in which Australia’s parties are making headway – and those suffering from significant shortfalls.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith lends expertise to $329m marine research centre

Seafood, marine renewable energy and offshore marine engineering experts unite for Blue Economy Coorperative Research Centre.
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Department of Marketing

Experts gather to address the biggest election in the world

The world’s single largest election day will take place next month, as Indonesians head to the polls. With more than 190 million eligible voters, 800,000 polling stations, 300,000 candidates and 20,000 seats, the numbers are mind-boggling. Nearly as confounding as the politics. To help navigate election complexity, pivotal think-tank Griffith Asia Institute, and key business […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Witoelar Dialogue responds to the region’s climate change challenges

The two-day event was part of the Collaborative Australia-Indonesia Program on Sustainable Development and Climate Change (CAIPSDCC).
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Griffith Asia Institute

Inaugural ‘Witoelar Dialogue’ to deepen regional cooperation on climate change and sustainable development

The dialogue is part of a wider Collaborative Australia-Indonesia Program on Sustainable Development and Climate Change led by Griffith University.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Global Internships: A trip down memory lane

Enhancing networks, expanding cultural horizons, discovering amazing places and forming lifelong memories, Global Internships provide an opportunity for students to apply the knowledge and practice the skills of their profession in another part of the world, while immersing themselves into a different culture, language, lifestyle and people. To celebrate the completion of the Trimester 3, […]
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

India-Queensland partnership: Internationalising Indian women entrepreneurs

Dr Dhara Shah and Professor Michelle Barker from the Department of Business, Strategy and Innovation (BSI), and the Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) are leading researchers in the area of Indian women in IT. They are currently working on a project that addresses the needs of women entrepreneurs in India to develop their careers through capacity-building […]
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Business and government

Global Internships – passport to the world of work

Global Internships offer high-achieving Griffith Business School students nearing completion of their degree the opportunity to increase employability by gaining practical exposure to a professional environment in an international setting. Supported by the Australian Government New Colombo Plan Mobility Program, 36 students recently returned from one of four internship destinations in Asia – Hong Kong, […]
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Business and government

Getting a sweet return on mangoes

A suite of five ACIAR small research activities (SRAs) is bringing together mango supply chain stakeholders and researchers from seven countries in a mango agribusiness program designed to understand the lucrative Chinese mango market and improve livelihoods for smallholder mango producers. Robin Roberts is a professor in agribusiness at Griffith University, and the mango agribusiness […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Australian sports diplomacy strategy launched with a strong message of partnership

Last week Senators Marise Payne (Minister for Foreign Affairs), Senator Bridget McKenzie (Minister for Regional Services, Sport, Local Government & Decentralisation), and Senator Anne Ruston (Assistant Minister for International Development and the Pacific) launched Sports Diplomacy 2030, outlining the soft power value of sport. In 2015 Australia became a world-first in bringing sport and diplomacy […]
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Alumni

Griffith Business alumnus named new Trade and Investment Commissioner for China

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk made the announcement early this month.
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Arts Education Law

On a mission to save Cambodia’s musical heritage

Griffith creative arts lecturers have collaborated on a stunning new book that documents Cambodia's musical heritage.
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Inaugural South Pacific Central Banking Research Conference opens in Suva

The inaugural South Pacific Central Banking Research Conference was opened today by the Deputy Australian High Commissioner, Ms Amy Crago, at the Holiday Inn, in Suva. The two-day conference is being co-hosted by Griffith University (Australia), the Reserve Bank of Fiji (RBF), Bank of Papua New Guinea (BPNG), Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) and […]
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