Friday 28 Apr 2017 | 14:18 | SYDNEY
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  • 28 Apr 2017 14:13

    Why Ivanka Trump was the least newsworthy aspect of the Women20 Summit

    The combined power of beauty, politics and celebrity is extraordinary, if utterly depressing to witness firsthand. Will that exposure translate to more support for the W20 agenda?

  • 28 Apr 2017 14:01

    100 days of Trump

    To mark 100 days of the Trump presidency, we've updated our timeline of all Lowy Institute research papers, opinion pieces, media interviews and Interpreter posts.

  • 28 Apr 2017 13:19

    What’s next for Nauru?

    The economic uncertainty that faces Nauru when offshore detention inevitably ceases again is another chapter in an unfolding experiment of statehood.


Upcoming Events
10/May Wednesday
Location: Sydney

Iran’s presidential elections

Lowy Institute Deputy Director Anthony Bubalo will host a panel of experts to preview Iran’s presidential elections on 19 May. Joining Anthony will be Dr Rodger Shanahan, Research Fellow at the Lowy Institute, Dr Naser Ghobadzadeh, from the Australian Catholic University and Alice Drury, who lived
Location: Sydney
Start: 12:45 - End: 13:45
22/May Monday
Location: Sydney

AMP China Series - Growing old: Population challenges for the Chinese economy 

China is a rapidly ageing country. According to the World Bank, the working age population is predicted to fall by 10% by 2040. While the size of the workforce is falling, the pool of over 65s are rising, predicted to reach 350 million by the same year.What are the economic effects of a
Location: Sydney
Start: 12:45 - End: 13:45
30/May Tuesday
Location: Sydney

North Korea in crisis (again): Is it really different this time?

North Korea is moving closer to its cherished strategic goal: the possession of a functioning nuclear missile capable of hitting the United States. The regime’s nuclear and ballistic missile tests have gathered pace, creating a momentum which US and regional policy makers are struggling to control
Location: Sydney
Start: 12:45 - End: 13:45
31/May Wednesday
Location: Sydney

Eradicating modern slavery: tackling the great human rights issue of our time, with Kevin Hyland OBE, Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner

Mr Hyland is the United Kingdom’s first Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner. The Commissioner’s role is to lead the UK’s efforts to tackle modern slavery and human trafficking. Mr Hyland will address the Lowy Institute on what is one of the most significant global human rights issues of the
Location: Sydney
Start: 18:00 - End: 19:00

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