Football Diplomacy: Australia's engagement with Asia - Session 3: Diplomatic Relations

Friday, 23 November 2012

The Lowy Institute and the AFC Asian Cup 2015 Australia local organising committee hosted a one-day conference on 23 November 2012, looking at football diplomacy. This is a recording of Session 3: Diplomatic Relations.

Session questions :   How can we use the Asian Cup to support Australia’s diplomatic interests in the region?  What needs to happen?  Who takes responsibility?
Chair :                       Geraldine Doogue AO, Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Speakers:                  Justin Brown, First Assistant Secretary, Consular, Public Diplomacy and Parliamentary Affairs Division, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade,
                                 John McCarthy AO, Chairman Australia-India Council,
                                 Les Luck, former senior Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Official