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Women, Peace and Security in Myanmar

The Annual Civil Society Dialogue on Women, Peace and Security was established in response to the release of the Australian National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security 2012-2018. 190 more words

Annual Civil Society Dialogue

Death on Christmas Island highlights need for ministerial accountability

The death of a Kurdish Iranian refugee detained on Christmas Island after having his visa revoked has again raised concerns about the Australian Government’s increasing number of visa cancelations.  953 more words

Liberal Party Of Australia

The Directionality of Australia’s Shifting Political Landscape

Many issues face Australia’s political landscape today but before I address this, I’d like to make an observation regarding the Turnbull Dynamic, which was the subject of the previous post. 1,702 more words


Why do we continually send our young men and women to WAR?

Today is Remembrance Day and like Anzac Day it is a day where we remember the dead..those young men and women who died in war. 205 more words

Australian Government

Trajan welcomes Australian Prime Minister to showcase its ‘disruptive innovation’ with academia and start-ups

Trajan Scientific and Medical (Trajan) has highlighted to Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull that “disruptive innovation” is well underway locally and globally, welcoming him to the company’s Global Headquarters in Melbourne, Australia, to showcase Trajan’s pioneering partnerships with academia and start-ups that are set to become a critical new pillar of the Australian economy. 683 more words

Bougainville News Alert: BRA and PNG military to reconcile 20 years after war ends

There are plans for a reconciliation between the Papua New Guinea Defence Force and the former Bougainville Revolutionary Army.

The Bougainville Civil War caused incredible devastation and loss, including this picture taken at the ruins of Arawa Hospital in 1997. 125 more words

Government Of Bougainville

Discussing Australia's National Action Plan

Archie Law (ActionAid)

COL Amanda Fielding (ADF) & Barb O’Dwyer (WILPF)

Ming Yu (Amnesty) & Jacqueline Zwambila (WILPF)

Alice Ridge (ACFID) & Del Gaudry (ADF) during small group discussions… 179 more words

Annual Civil Society Dialogue