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Can Chinese Cultural Diplomacy be Done Without Controversy? The Case of China Cultural Centres
Why have China Cultural Centres so far attracted little controversy, especially compared with Confucius Institutes?
Is China a threat not because it is strong but because it is weak?
The rise of China is central to the international relations of the Indo-Pacific. But what if that rise has been overstated?
WEBINAR: What does Southeast Asia want from Australia?
Amid great power competition between China and the US, will Australia deepen its engagement with Southeast Asia?
What does Southeast Asia want from Australia?
The region wants Australia to be a stabiliser, not a destabiliser.
Understanding why, when and how Australia promotes human rights in Asia
In pursuing its foreign policy, Australia has to balance various interests in human rights, security and prosperity.