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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
Papua New Guinea’s Tragic Witch-Hunts
October 21, 2014
Papua New Guinea’s Tragic Witch-Hunts
Every year, dozens of men, women and children are brutally murdered on accusations of witchcraft or sorcery.
Papua New Guinea’s Tragic Witch-Hunts
The Downfall of Kim Dotcom
October 06, 2014
The Downfall of Kim Dotcom
How the Internet entrepreneur’s venture into New Zealand politics went off the rails.
The Downfall of Kim Dotcom
Australia Shuts Down Its TV Network
October 01, 2014
Australia Shuts Down Its TV Network
There's a heavy sigh from viewers in Asia as Canberra loses an important plank in its soft power.
Australia Shuts Down Its TV Network
Food Security and Solomon Islands
September 03, 2014
Food Security and Solomon Islands
Pests and other ravages of climate change are creating a food security challenge for the Pacific island nation.
Food Security and Solomon Islands
Australia's Emerging Amphibious Warfare Capabilities
August 22, 2014
Australia's Emerging Amphibious Warfare Capabilities
Australia's new Landing-Helicopter Dock (LHD) amphibious ships will be a game changer for its ability to project force.
Australia's Emerging Amphibious Warfare Capabilities
Sinking States: Climate Change and the Pacific
May 22, 2014
Sinking States: Climate Change and the Pacific
Pacific Island states are some of the most vulnerable in the world to the devastating effects of climate change.
Sinking States: Climate Change and the Pacific
Australia’s Big F-35 Commitment
May 01, 2014
Australia’s Big F-35 Commitment
Despite criticism of the fighter aircraft, Canberra goes all in with a record defense acquisition.
Australia’s Big F-35 Commitment
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