Wan Saiful Wan Jan is the CEO of the Institute of Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS).
Presented by the Strategic & Defence Studies Centre
The Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs is pleased to offer the first in its Horizons seminar series for 2015: Introduction to the concept of hybridity: why is it worth interrogating?
Baidu is China's largest search engine and the second largest search engine in the world. Like all Chinese information technology companies, it cooperates closely with the Chinese government's domestic information control goals.
This seminar will examine a crucial element of state behavior - the use of international institutions and economic instruments such as sanctions - to con
Illegal ivory trade has become a hot international political issue due to its threat to both the survival of elephant species and national security of relevant states.
'Keeping secrets? Lessons from history on the challenges facing intelligence organisations in the age of IS’
In this informal presentation, U Thiha Han, Deputy Director-General of Research in Myanmar's Amyotha Hluttaw (Parliament) in Nay Pyi Daw, will provide his assessment of the role of Myanmar's Parliament in the on-going political transition.
In 2011, the United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 1973, authorizing member states to take “all necessary measures” to protect Libyan civilians from Muammar Gadhafi’s forces.
The belief that China will soon become the dominant power in Asia is based on assumptions that its continued and rapid economic rise, and its emergence as a regional peer of America’s in military terms is all but assured.