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“If we adapt well, we mitigate well”: Indonesia’s Presidential Envoy for Climate Change Rachmat Witoelar on development versus climate action

“If we adapt well, we mitigate well”: Indonesia’s Presidential Envoy for Climate Change Rachmat Witoelar on development versus climate action

July 17, 2017

Indonesia’s Presidential Envoy for Climate Change, Rachmat Witoelar, visited Melbourne to deliver a Keynote Address at the EcoCity Summit in July 2017. Speaking with Monash University PhD student Wikke Novalia for The Australia-Indonesia Centre, he discussed the implications of climate change around the world and specifically in Indonesia, and how the government is planning to […]

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Health Cluster Announces IAAH World Congress Travel Grants

Health Cluster Announces IAAH World Congress Travel Grants

July 14, 2017

The Australia-Indonesia Centre Health Cluster is proud to announce travel grant recipients to the International Association of Adolescent Heath World Congress in India in October 2017. The group includes esteemed Australian and Indonesian researchers, lecturers and NGO staff from institutions such as Universitas Indonesia, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Universitas Airlangga, Burnet Institute and the University of Sydney. […]

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Staff movements at The Australia-Indonesia Centre

Staff movements at The Australia-Indonesia Centre

July 7, 2017

The Australia-Indonesia Centre farewells Adjunct Professor Richard Price and Elly Patterson, and welcomes new team members, Dr Anisa Santoso, Dr Dwi Yuliantoro, and Andre Susanto. Departures Director of Research, Adjunct Professor Richard Price, and Director of Engagement, Elly Patterson both depart the Centre on 21 July 2017. Both are foundation members of the Australia-Indonesia Centre, […]

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Education Minister Announces Funding For New Australia-Indonesia Initiative

Education Minister Announces Funding For New Australia-Indonesia Initiative

July 3, 2017

Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham has announced $2.7 million in international education funding, including policy collaboration between Australia and Indonesia. As part of the Australian government’s first National Strategy for International Education, Minister Birmingham said in a press release, “This funding will support 14 innovative projects to help strengthen and grow Australia’s booming […]

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Radar-in-a-suitcase makes bridges safer

Radar-in-a-suitcase makes bridges safer

June 20, 2017

Assessing ageing bridges just got safer and easier, thanks to a high-tech radar device that fits inside a suitcase. Developed by Dr Lihai Zhang of The University of Melbourne as part of a collaborative research project supported by The Australia-Indonesia Centre, the IBIS-S radar technology can scan a bridge in 15 minutes from a kilometre […]

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“Cities should be safe, connected, caring and fun”: The City of Melbourne hosts the Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program

“Cities should be safe, connected, caring and fun”: The City of Melbourne hosts the Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program

May 26, 2017

Esteemed speakers provide a vision for future cities during a dinner at the Melbourne Town Hall for the Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program. On the fifth day of the Australia-Indonesia Leader Program, thirty delegates from both nations began at Monash University in Clayton, sharing knowledge about water infrastructure and planning with the Australia-Indonesia Centre’s Urban Water Cluster […]

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Back to the future: First Australians welcome the Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program

Back to the future: First Australians welcome the Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program

May 23, 2017

The fifth Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program: Future Cities begins with a cruise through the Indigenous history of Sydney Harbour. The Australia-Indonesia Centre introduce the fifth Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program, which focuses on the theme of future cities. Hosted by the Tribal Warrior Aboriginal cruise group, 30 delegates from Australia and Indonesia first learned about the history of the nation’s […]

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Announcing the fifth Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program – Future Cities

Announcing the fifth Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program – Future Cities

May 17, 2017

The Australia-Indonesia Centre is pleased to announce the fifth Australia-Indonesia Leaders Program, focusing on the theme of ‘Future Cities’. Building on the successes of programs in 2015 and 2016, the Centre will bring together 30 delegates from Australia and Indonesia to share knowledge through a series of university courses, workshops, masterclasses and cultural experiences in […]

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ReelOzInd! Announces Youth Jury Nominations and Pop-Up Film Festival Kits

ReelOzInd! Announces Youth Jury Nominations and Pop-Up Film Festival Kits

May 10, 2017

ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Competition and Festival opens nominations for a youth judge to join its jury and offers pop-up film festival kits for schools, universities and community organisations. Submissions are already streaming in for the ReelOzInd! Now, anyone can get involved by nominating a youth judge for the jury or hosting a pop-up […]

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