Programs

Indonesia's President Susilo Bambung Yudhoyono with other leaders attending the East Asia Summit in Bali 2011

East Asia

The East Asia Program conducts research on Australian relations with China and Indonesia, China’s foreign policy and societal change, and...

G20 Studies Centre

The G20 Studies Centre seeks to strengthen the effectiveness of the G20. A particular focus is...

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Global Issues

The Global Issues program examines themes that lie at the intersection of global political...

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International Security

The International Security Program is focused on the changing strategic dynamics and risks in...

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Melanesia

The Melanesia Program’s research focuses on geo-strategic and economic competition in the...

Polling

The annual Lowy Institute Poll is one of the Lowy Institute’s flagship publications. It is the leading tracking survey on Australian foreign...

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The International Economy

The International Economy program seeks to analyse and understand some of the key trends that are shaping our international economic environment...
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West Asia

The West Asia program provides original research on developments in the Middle East and...

Projects

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Lowy Institute-Rio Tinto China Fellowship

This unique partnership provides a two-month fellowship for a senior Chinese analyst at the Lowy Institute and a three-month fellowship for an...

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MacArthur Foundation Asia Security Project

The Institute’s 2009–2012 Asia Security Project explored the limits of security...

Maritime security in Indo-Pacific Asia

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Nuclear Policy Centre

The Lowy Institute has a strong track record...

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Nuclear stability in Indo-Pacific Asia

The risks of nuclear-edged coercion, confrontation, miscalculation and conflict are changing in...

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Perspectives on India

The rise of India has been a major preoccupation for the Lowy Institute ever since the think tank was set up in 2003. The Institute’s publications...

Lowy Institute Media Award

About the Lowy Institute Media Award

The annual Lowy Institute Media Award recognises Australian journalists who have deepened the...