August, 2020

Exploring Asia| Aid, volunteering and development in the Asia-Pacific region

Join Griffith student Anna Stirling, Ruth Larwill, CEO of Bloom Asia and Monique White who will share their experience to ensure you get the best out of your volunteering experience while making a difference to the community. Read More

Regional wrap | 57

Regional Wrap with Aakriti Bachhawat: Aus govt to put a dampened on Victoria's BRI plans. China's 'hurt' feelings vis-a-vis Australia even as economic coercion continues. RIMPAC exercise underway Read More

South East Asia Snapshot #1

Dr Lucy West shares a snapshot of the fortnight that was in South East Asia. Read More

China’s footprint in the Pacific

Sheldon Chanel shares commentary on the recent "China In the Pacific" webinar as China’s footprint in the Pacific is expected to grow despite the impact of COVID-19. Read More

Cash-“less”, cash-“more” or…? How the pandemic is affecting trends in the PICs

In recent times, there has been a global “push” or trend otherwise, led largely by the new generation to go more and more cash “less”… Read More

Weekly Pacific Bulletin | 26 August

COVID-19 vaccine concerns in Papua New Guinea The race to find a vaccine to COVID-19 and the attendant geopolitical posturing has found its way to… Read More

Asia Stories | Paths untold with Dr Nico Meissner

In Asia Stories, host, Professor Caitlin Byrne talks to Griffith Film School's Dr Nico Meissner about creative entrepreneurship in one of the world's most vibrant filmmaking regions. Read More

The most successful female diplomats? Women with wives

New research has revealed that women diplomats with female partners fared better than their heterosexual female colleagues in terms of meeting the demands of international deployment and the extraordinary requirements of diplomacy. Read More

Envisioning a Pacific labour market

COVID-19 has demonstrated the central part that connection plays in our lives. We have experienced what can be achieved when people work together and what… Read More

Gender based violence in Papua New Guinea

Fiona Hukula discusses gender based violence in Papua New Guinea as part of the Asia Pacific Women thought leadership series. Read More

From the Forum Foreign Ministers…
Trump took a sledgehammer to US-China relations. This won’t be an easy fix, even if Biden wins
Social media and democracy in the Philippines
COVID-19 rhetoric and governance in the Philippines

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