Quarterly Access

Screen Shot 2016-03-22 at 9.34.13 amQuarterly Access (QA) is the national publication of the youth networks of the Australian Institute of international Affairs. It is an entirely volunteer based publication providing opportunity for students and young professionals to publish in-depth high-quality articles on global issues of importance. We aim to help inform and foster debate amongst a new generation of leaders.

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Submissions for the next edition are due on Tuesday 31 January, 2017.

Quarterly Access is an opportunity for students and young professionals to publish in-depth, high-quality articles on global issues of importance. QA is seeking original, engaging and intellectually rigorous articles that focus on international affairs and have some nexus with Australia. We accept for submission: academic essays (2000-3000 words), book reviews (500-1000 words), travel articles (1000-2000 words), feature articles (1000-2000 words), and interviews with notable figures or someone who has achieved something out of the ordinary.

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If you submit, please include a single sentence bio we can publish alongside your article. To request further information or submit an article email: quarterlyaccess@gmail.com

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Quarterly Access – Spring 2016 

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Nina Roxburgh, Editor-in-Chief


Women in the Paris COP21 Climate Negotiations: An Interview with Ursula Rakova 

Sophie Pascoe


Testing the solid in solidarity: An examination of why the on-going refugee crisis is the most important challenge facing the EU 

Saskia Llewellyn


Give Indigenous Australian Women and Infants a Chance at Life: Addressing the Disparity in Maternal-Infant Health Outcomes 

Kaitlyn Krahe

Communicating and Confronting ISIS: Variations in the Construction of Political Ideologies in Traditional and Non-Traditional Media Outlets

Jessica Herne



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QA Winter 2015 Volume 7 Issue 1

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QA Spring 2015 Volume 7 Issue 2

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QA Autumn 2016 Volume 9 Issue 1/2

QA Spring 2014 Volume 6 Issue 4

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QA Winter 2014
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QA Autumn 2014 Volume 6 Issue 2

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QA Summer 2014 Volume 6 Issue 1

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The team that brings you QA each quarter:

Nina Roxburgh (Editor-in-Chief)

Tamara Tubakovic (Deputy Editor)

Felicity Driver (Editor)

Alyce Hogg (Editor)

Caitlin Kelly (Editor)

Alicia Sherman (Creative Editor)


Published January 16, 2014