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  • James Curran on RN: Does Australia punch above its weight in world affairs?[6 February 2015]

    According to many foreign-policy analysts, Australia punches above its weight in world affairs.

    Australia is a medium-sized regional power, hosting last year’s G20 meeting, recently serving a two-year term on the United Nations Security Council and pursuing an increasingly activist foreign policy.

    But critics argue Australia’s ambition to be a player on the international stage is a potentially dangerous presumption.


  • Documenting UNESCO in Australia[3 December 2014]

    Professor Glenda Sluga has won funding from the Australian National Commission for UNESCO for a project organised with Professors Kate Darian-Smith and Iain McCalman on ‘Documenting UNESCO in Australia’.