A further opportunity is to draw parallels between Ardern and the other women presidents and prime ministers in our region.
Australia is PNG's largest donor and trade partner, and is keen to cement bilateral ties as it strives to preserve its ...
This year’s Lowy Institute Asia Power Index – an annual measure and analysis of each country’s resources and influence in the ...
This morning we released the 2023 edition of the Lowy Institute Asia Power Index. This data-driven assessment measures ...
China’s strategic power has been hobbled by tough zero-Covid restrictions. The country’s self-imposed isolation was longer and harsher than that of any other major country in the world. As China goes ...
If a week is a long time in politics, 18 months makes for a lifetime in diplomacy. That’s the time now elapsed since the ...
Last Wednesday, after almost 20 years languishing in the legislature, the Domestic Worker Protection Bill was publicly endorsed by Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in an effort to accelerate ...
This past month, two progressive female political leaders – Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, and Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House of Representatives – willingly gave up power and ...
Something is afoot in Europe. Last week, a group of European states lost patience with Berlin as the German Chancellor Olaf Scholz strained transatlantic relations with his insistence that the United ...
It’s been a long time since Australia fought to win a war. Famed military historian David Horner has tied it down to a specific date: 1 October 1943. Horner writes that from then, “Australian troops ...