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Empowering Indonesia's future female leaders

19 March, 2015

The Sydney Southeast Asia Centre at the University of Sydney is hosting 25 emerging female NGO leaders for a two-week course to help empower Indonesian women.

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Youth unemployment haunts Indonesia

31 October, 2014

Graduation from university should be a joyful and exciting occasion. But for many young Indonesians it is an anxious time. Some 27 percent of university graduates join the ranks of the unemployed, a higher percentage than in any other group under the age of 24. And when they do get work, many end up in positions unrelated to their field of study.

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40 years of Australia's engagement with ASEAN

12 September, 2014

This year marks 40 years of relations between Australia and the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN). Today the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre hosted the 2014 ASEAN forum to celebrate the anniversary of Australia's engagement with ASEAN as their first official dialogue partner.

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