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America’s Micronesia Problem
February 19, 2016
America’s Micronesia Problem
The end of the Compact of Free Association with the Federated States of Micronesia would have serious repercussions.
America’s Micronesia Problem
Oceania: The Key And Turnbull Show
February 01, 2016
Oceania: The Key And Turnbull Show
The leaders of Australia and New Zealand are enjoying a political bromance.
Oceania: The Key And Turnbull Show
Australia’s Controversial Asylum Policies
December 04, 2015
Australia’s Controversial Asylum Policies
The country’s brutal policies are leaving it increasingly isolated.
Australia’s Controversial Asylum Policies
Russia’s Pacific Paradise
October 15, 2015
Russia’s Pacific Paradise
In 1815, a German, on behalf of the Russian-American Company, tried to conquer Hawaii in the name of the Tsar.
Russia’s Pacific Paradise
Australia’s Submarine Debate: Shipyards and Seas
October 13, 2015
Australia’s Submarine Debate: Shipyards and Seas
The debate often misses the regional context surrounding Australia’s submarine program.
Australia’s Submarine Debate: Shipyards and Seas
Australia: Change at the Top
September 30, 2015
Australia: Change at the Top
In yet another political knifing in Canberra, a very different prime minister takes over.
Australia: Change at the Top
Fighting Trachoma in Indigenous Australia
September 03, 2015
Fighting Trachoma in Indigenous Australia
Australia has been shamefully slow to eliminate this infectious eye disease. Finally, progress is being made.
Fighting Trachoma in Indigenous Australia
Australia’s Direction on Defense
July 02, 2015
Australia’s Direction on Defense
Military and political leaders discuss the direction for the ADF at a recent conference.
Australia’s Direction on Defense
Sorcery and Sexism in Papua New Guinea
June 02, 2015
Sorcery and Sexism in Papua New Guinea
Witchcraft killings are proving to be one of the country’s most persistent problems.
Sorcery and Sexism in Papua New Guinea
Australia-Indonesia Relations After the Executions
May 07, 2015
Australia-Indonesia Relations After the Executions
Public outrage at the execution of the Bali Nine ringleaders runs into political, diplomatic and economic reality.
Australia-Indonesia Relations After the Executions
Australia, MIKTA and the Middle Power Question
April 20, 2015
Australia, MIKTA and the Middle Power Question
A seemingly semantic debate is revealing of Australia’s international ambitions and its place in the world.
Australia, MIKTA and the Middle Power Question
The Plan to Save the Great Barrier Reef
April 07, 2015
The Plan to Save the Great Barrier Reef
A new plan to protect the natural wonder enjoys rare bipartisan support in Australia.
The Plan to Save the Great Barrier Reef
A Rare Opportunity for Pacific Islands Health Care
March 17, 2015
A Rare Opportunity for Pacific Islands Health Care
With a little support, Cuban-educated doctors could change the face of health care in Solomon Islands and elsewhere.
A Rare Opportunity for Pacific Islands Health Care
The Emerging India-Australia Maritime Relationship
November 17, 2014
The Emerging India-Australia Maritime Relationship
Narendra Modi is making a triumphant tour of Australia at an interesting time in bilateral relations.
The Emerging India-Australia Maritime Relationship
G20 Brisbane: Not Quite Australia’s Coming of Age
November 16, 2014
G20 Brisbane: Not Quite Australia’s Coming of Age
Australia ran a smooth summit, but looked out of touch on climate change.
G20 Brisbane: Not Quite Australia’s Coming of Age
Australia Readies for G20 Summit
November 11, 2014
Australia Readies for G20 Summit
Australia is preparing for the biggest meeting of world leaders it has ever hosted.
Australia Readies for G20 Summit
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