Interviews


  • Prof Greg Austin – China’s Diplomacy for the Information Age

    Prof Greg Austin – China’s Diplomacy for the Information Age

    Taru Leppanen, an AIIA National Office intern, interviews Prof Greg Austin on the diplomacy pursued by China to secure its information society ambitions since 1983. Greg Austin is a Professorial Fellow at the EastWest Institute in New York...

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  • Korea Reaches Out

    Korea Reaches Out

    Caitlin Clifford, a former AIIA National Office intern, interviews Dr Hyun-seok Yu, President of the Korea Foundation, on Korea’s public diplomacy and relations with Australia. The interview was organised as part of the Korea Policy Dialogue,...

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  • Speaking with: Kerry Brown on China, Australia and Diplomacy

    Speaking with: Kerry Brown on China, Australia and Diplomacy

    The emergence of China as a 21st-century superpower has already had profound impacts on Australia. As China reshapes the balance of power, not only in the Asia-Pacific region but globally, its influence on Australia is likely to...

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  • Dr Stephen Sherlock – Indonesia’s Parliament and the Relevance of Oppositions

    Dr Stephen Sherlock – Indonesia’s Parliament and the Relevance of Oppositions

    Dr Stephen Sherlock, Visiting Fellow at the Australian National University, recaps the recent Indonesian elections and Jokowi's first three months in office. He delves into the workings of the Indonesian Parliament (DPR), the Indonesian...

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  • Michael Ware: Black Flag of Jihad – The Shocking Rise of the Islamic State

    Michael Ware: Black Flag of Jihad – The Shocking Rise of the Islamic State

    AIIA Queensland intern James Turner interviews former war correspondent Michael Ware about the rise of the Islamic State.

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  • Dr John Hart: The US Mid-term Elections – Consequences and Implications

    Dr John Hart: The US Mid-term Elections – Consequences and Implications

    Hosted by the AIIA ACT Branch on 27 November 2014, Dr John Hart explains the outcomes and implications of the US Mid-term Elections.  Dr John Hart recently retired as Reader in Political Science at the ANU. During this time, he served twice a...

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  • AIIA Presents an interview with Professor Wu Xinbo

    AIIA Presents an interview with Professor Wu Xinbo

    Hale Yildiz, a former intern with the AIIA National Office, interviews Professor Wu Xinbo, Executive Dean, Institute of International Studies, Fudan University. 

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  • The Speeches of the G20

    The Speeches of the G20

    Australians were treated to major geopolitical speeches three times in five days, as the leaders of China, India and the United Kingdom addressed joint sessions of Parliament in Canberra. In addition, the United States president, Barack...

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  • “Australia as US Satrap”: John McCarthy at AIIA National Conference

    “Australia as US Satrap”: John McCarthy at AIIA National Conference

    National President John McCarthy's opening address at the Australian Institute of International Affairs National Conference, Canberra, 27 October 2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CrpRJ1W2wHk#t=53

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  • Sky News International Editor Stan Grant Interviews Hale Yildiz

    Sky News International Editor Stan Grant Interviews Hale Yildiz

    Following her article on Australian Outlook analysing the reasons why Turkey is stalling on its security commitments to join the US-led coalition against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, research intern and editor of Australian Outlook...

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