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  • DFAT Secretary delivers Sir Zelman Cowen Oration

    On Thursday 20 November the Australian Institute of International Affairs Victoria will host the 2014 Sir Zelman Cowen Oration and Dinner delivered by Australia’s Top Diplomat Mr Peter Varghese AO (Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and...

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  • AIIA NSW – Interns’ Night

    On Tuesday 18 November, six of our current interns presented their end of internship analyses on a variety of topical issues at a well-attended meeting at Glover Cottages. Elizabeth Wale asserted that those fleeing the deleterious effects of...

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  • New Volume: Emerging Scholars 2014

    New Volume: Emerging Scholars 2014

    The Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA) is pleased to present the 2014 edition of Emerging Scholars. Since 2007 the Emerging Scholars series has been promoting the work of young researchers in international affairs. The...

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  • G20 Watch: Gender Equality is Key

    The Australian Institute of International Affairs' National Executive Director Melissa Conley Tyler published a piece titled "Gender Equality is Key" in G20 Watch following Brisbane's hosting of the G20 Leaders' Summit over the weekend. To view...

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  • Tim Flannery and Ross Garnaut on Climate Change and Energy Supply

    Tim Flannery and Ross Garnaut on Climate Change and Energy Supply

    The Australian Institute of International Affairs National Office is holding an event in Melbourne this week on climate change and energy supply bringing together experts from Australia, Asia and Europe. This has been organised with the Konrad...

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  • Remembrance of things past: what does 1914 tell us about the world today?

    At Glover Cottages on Tuesday evening, 11 November, Richard Broinowski (AIIA NSW president) and Bob Howard (councillor), discussed parallels between Europe before the First World War and the situation in the western Pacific 100 years later. They...

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  • AIIA Queensland mourns passing of Wayne Goss

    Australian Institute of International Affairs Queensland notes with sadness the passing of Wayne Goss. Mr Goss was a Premier who enhanced the reputation of the State of Queensland immeasurably through his breadth of vision, humour and...

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  • Ministers for Foreign Affairs 1960-1972

    Ministers for Foreign Affairs 1960-1972

    The AIIA is pleased to present the latest book in the Australian Ministers for Foreign Affairs series, Ministers for Foreign Affairs 1960-1972.  Edited by Melissa Conley Tyler, John Robbins and Adrian March this newest volume brings together...

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  • Widespread condemnation of Abbott’s decision to bow to US pressure over China Bank

    AIIA leaders, including national president John McCarthy, former prime minister Paul Keating, Australia’s former ambassador to China, and the nation’s main business newspaper, the Australian Financial Review, have all attacked prime minister...

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  • AIIA involvement in Think20

    AIIA involvement in Think20

    The Australian Institute of International Affairs is taking part in the Think20 seminar hosted by the Lowy Institute of International Policy's G20 Studies Centre in Sydney today. The T20 is one of the five engagement groups around the G20:...

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