Griffith Asia Institute

ARC awards Future Fellowship to human rights expert

Human rights expert Professor Renee Jeffery has been awarded an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship.
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Business and government

The state of our neighbourhood; challenges and opportunities

How well do you know your neighbours? That’s one of the questions posed by the Griffith Asia Institute’s (GAI) State of the Neighbourhood Report 2019.
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Architecture, construction and planning

Geography and tech key to sustainable development

Learning how to use technology and geography to aid in creating sustainable developments was the aim when Griffith University STEM students Martin Juncal and Jacob Breslin traveled to Thailand last month on a scholarship.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Griffith-Waseda research collaboration in disaster risk reduction and resilience in the Asia Pacific

Griffith Asia Institute and the Department of Business Strategy and Innovation welcomes Visiting Fellow, Dr Farhad Taghizadeh-Hesary from the School of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University, Japan. Dr Taghizadeh-Hesary has published on a wide range of topics, including energy economics, green finance, small and medium-sized enterprises finance, monetary policy, and banking. His credits include […]
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Business and government

Former PM Rudd warns Australia-China relationship must stay positive

Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd AC warned of the importance of a positive Australia-China relationship at a Griffith University public lecture on Wednesday night.
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Griffith Asia Institute

GAI welcomes new Advisory Council Chair Bruce Miller AO

The Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) is pleased to announce Bruce Miller AO as the new chair of its strategic Advisory Board.  Mr Miller will be taking over from John McCarthy AO who steps down after nine years in the position. Bruce Miller AO was Australian Ambassador to Japan from August 2011 until January 2017, and has […]
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Business and government

Welcome aboard 2019 global interns!

Trimester 3, 2019 will take off to a flying start, with more than 50 excited students departing Australia to participate in the Global Mobility Business Internship Program in one of the following Asian destinations: Hong Kong Jakarta, Indonesia Seoul, Republic of Korea Shanghai, China Tokyo, Japan Over the summer months, the supervised transformational learning experience will expose students to […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

International hub set to fight world health issues

An international hub bringing together researchers fighting current world issues like climate change and infectious disease outbreaks has opened at Griffith.
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Architecture

Young professionals explore cities of the future

A record number of emerging young leaders took part in the Griffith University Young Professionals’ Forum last week.
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Arts Education Law

Students collaborate on futuristic fashion in China

Art and design students develop a range of wearable technology during a research trip to China.
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Arts Education Law

Vice Chancellor awards recognises research excellence

Griffith University’s leading researchers have been recognized at the 2019 Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards.
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Business and government

Candice and other emerging leaders ready to tackle today’s urban challenges at 2019APCS

Bachelor of Laws / Bachelor of International Business student Candice Noring is fired up ahead of the 2019 Asia Pacific Cities Summit and Mayors’ Forum.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Round Table discussion on Labour Market Needs Forecasting offers valuable insights for Australia Awards scholars

Participants of the Australia Awards Labour Marketing Needs Forecasting Short Term Award presented by Griffith University recently participated in a Round Table discussion led by experts from across the labour market sector. The Round Table brought together key experts from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research, the Workforce Gender Equality Agency, TAFE, Crawford School […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Australia Awards scholars visit Griffith

Australia Awards scholars from Indonesia recently visited Griffith University for two weeks to partake in the inaugural Labour Markets Needs Forecasting Short Term Award. During the course, awardees travelled through Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Adelaide and on to Canberra where the program came to a close. In Brisbane the group visited the Queensland Tourism Industry […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Young professionals shaping the future of the Australia-US alliance

Perth USAsia Centre (University of Western Australia) partnered with Griffith Asia Institute to deliver a 3 day program for a group of young Queensland professionals on the future of the Australia-US alliance in the Indo-Pacific century. The Australia-US Alliance Young Leaders Dialogue (5-7 June 2019) is the initiative of Professor Peter Dean (Senior Fellow Perth US Asia Centre […]
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Business and government

Symposium explores climate impact on health, attitudes and environment

One-day event examines broad impacts of climate change during Climate Week QLD 2019.  
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Business and government

Australian party policies divided on UN Sustainable Development Goals

The analysis brings into stark focus the areas in which Australia’s parties are making headway – and those suffering from significant shortfalls.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith lends expertise to $329m marine research centre

Seafood, marine renewable energy and offshore marine engineering experts unite for Blue Economy Coorperative Research Centre.
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