2015 Australia – Indonesia Dialogue

Griffith Asia Institute and The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) jointly hosted the 3rd Australia-Indonesia Dialogue in Brisbane, Australia on 9-10 September 2015. The aim… Read More

Mr Jokowi goes to Washington

When the Indonesian president, Mr Jokowi, set off for Washington on 25 October, expectations about the outcomes of the visit were not especially high. While… Read More

Australia-Indonesia relationship is back to ‘normal’, meaning fragile as ever

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is due to meet her Indonesian counterpart, Retno Marsudi, on the sidelines of an ASEAN foreign ministers’ meeting in… Read More

Indonesia alumni event in Jakarta

Griffith University Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International), Professor Sarah Todd, and Griffith Asia Institute Director, Professor Russell Trood, led a delegation to Jakarta in early May to strengthen… Read More

Griffith visits Parahyangan University, Indonesia

Russell Trood and Colin Brown were invited speakers at an international conference organised by the International Relations Students Association of Parahyangan University, in Bandung, Indonesia… Read More

Asia Region Funds passport on-track for 2016 launch

Issued by the APEC Finance Ministers’ Process Singapore, 4 June 2015 – An APEC initiative to make it easier for financial services professionals to market… Read More

Sound tax policies boost tourism and economic growth

Issued by the APEC Tourism Working Group Boracay, the Philippines, 28 May 2015 – Changes in taxes on travel and tourism impact the number of… Read More

Australia-Indonesia relations under spotlight

Strained, tense, low and at risk. These are but some of the terms attributed to Australia’s relationship with Indonesia in recent times, from the phone… Read More

Griffith University and UNICEF partner to improve child protection in Indonesia

Griffith University is partnering with UNICEF and the Indonesian Government to ameliorate child protection and social work structures in Indonesia. Led by Griffith School of… Read More

Local ‘loos’ saving lives in Indonesia

Many Australians spend a good deal of time contemplating life in the smallest room in the house, but few realise that the ‘porcelain throne’ is… Read More