Business and government

Griffith Indian Innovators program participant recognised by Forbes for creating a journey of hope

Alina Alam, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Mitti Cafe has been recognised in the 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs list for her work in providing people with disabilities a space to be productive and showcase their potential. Mitti is a non-profit organisation that runs a chain of cafes which are completely managed by […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Pandemic won’t Hult students’ international competition

A scheme to build rooftop community gardens will spearhead a Griffith undergrad team's efforts against some of the world’s brightest in the Hult Prize Regional Finals.
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International Business Development Unit

Sustainability set to guide Sri Lanka’s tourism industry

In alignment with strategic plans for tourism in Sri Lanka, the ‘Sustainable Tourism Development’ Australia Awards Short Course aims to further enhance the country’s tourism industry through key teachings of strategic tourism planning, management and coordination. Griffith University’s Griffith Institute for Tourism, in coordination with Griffith’s International Business Development Unit and the University of the […]
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Scholarship collaboration in focus for Australia and Indonesia

With the Indonesian Government focused on strengthening the competitiveness of its workforce, international scholarships present ideal opportunities for people to upskill and meet workforce needs. In a collaboration between Griffith University’s International Business Development Unit, the Griffith Business School’s Griffith Asia Institute and the Australian National University in Canberra, 27 participants recently completed ‘International Scholarship […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Mongolian officials visit Griffith University to progress emergency medical services

Limited by a lack of resources, funding and training, emergency management in Mongolia is faced with a series of challenges recognised by policy makers and medical leaders including the Mongolian Society for Emergency Medicine. A delegation of four senior medical officials from the Mongolian Society of Emergency Medicine visited Griffith University’s Nathan campus last week […]
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Griffith English Language Institute

Griffith University farewells second group of emerging leaders in Saudi Arabian education

Griffith University’s second delivery of ‘Building Leadership for Change through School Immersion’ (BLCSI) has drawn to a conclusion, with participants and their families set to return home to Saudi Arabia in the coming weeks. The ten month long program was designed and delivered by the Griffith English Language Institute (GELI), Griffith’s School of Education and […]
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International Business Development Unit

Health Economics graduates making an impact in PNG

Health professionals from PNG who completed a 12-week Graduate Certificate in Health Economics at Griffith last year, have returned home to make a difference.
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Department of Business Strategy and Innovation

Developing a global entrepreneurial mindset among Indian and Queensland women

Despite increasing numbers of Indian women becoming entrepreneurs, knowing how and when to ‘go global’ can prevent them from achieving greater business success. A group of 10 women entrepreneurs from across India completed an intensive week-long bootcamp as part of Griffith University’s program titled ‘Going Global – Enhancing the Intercultural Business Capabilities of Queensland and […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith Health and The Ministry of Social Affairs, Indonesia come together to find solutions to social problems

The Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA) visited Griffith this week to further advance the strong collaboration initiated in 2012, with continuing involvement from Professor Patrick O’Leary, Professor Donna McAuliffe, Head of School, other staff members from the School of Human Services and Social Work (HSV) and Griffith Health. HSV is helping the government of Indonesia […]
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Alumni

Griffith represented at ASEAN-Australia Young Leaders Forum in Jakarta

GBS student Joshua Saunders and alumna Elise Giles will head to the ASEAN-Australia Young Leaders Forum in Jakarta later this month.
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Griffith International

Health Economics program invests in PNG’s current and future leaders

Walking around campus, your mind focused on assignments, it is easy to forget that each of the faces you pass holds a story. Each of us has travelled unique journeys to make it to today. Yet, despite having travelled different paths, we have all arrived here at Griffith University intending to push ourselves, expand our […]
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Griffith International

Marine pollution solutions in focus at Griffith University with Australia Awards in Indonesia

A cohort of professionals focusing on marine pollution reduction from across Indonesia joined an Australia Awards in Indonesia pre-course workshop. The workshop is part of a Short Term Award ‘Tackling Marine Pollution Issues Through Recycling’, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and delivered by Griffith University. At a time when environmental […]
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Griffith International

Griffith University Australia Awards scholars play a key role in the Road to Indonesian Development

Australia Awards scholars from Indonesia recently met in Jakarta for the final post course of their  Short Term Award program, Labour Market Needs Forecasting for Education Policy, delivered by Griffith University.
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Griffith International

Graduate Certificate in Counselling and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment group inspired by fellow Australia Awards Awardee from PNG

Over the past year, Griffith University academics and support staff have been helping shape the next generation of counselling professionals in Papua New Guinea through the Australia Awards PNG Short Course Awards, funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The scholarship allows participants to partake in short-term study and professional development opportunities in […]
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Griffith International

Spotlight: The remarkable individuals of the Australia Awards PNG 2019 Graduate Certificate in Counselling and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Recently Griffith University farewelled a group of remarkable individuals from PNG who have been in Australia since January undergoing a Graduate Certificate in Counselling and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment through the Australian Government funded Australia Awards PNG program.
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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 Enterprise

Sustainable tourism for Indonesia in the spotlight

The Australia Awards in Indonesia’s Sustainable Tourism Development Short Term Award has been delivered by Griffith since 2015.
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