Policy Briefs | 03 August 2011

Antarctica: Assessing and protecting Australia's national interests

Long-term threats to Australia’s dormant claim to 42 per cent of Antarctica include growing interest in the continent’s resource potential from such major powers as China and Russia. The paper recommends policy changes and capability investments to protect Australia’s interests. 

 

Ellie Fogarty

  • Ellie Fogarty

Long-term threats to Australia’s dormant claim to 42 per cent of Antarctica include growing interest in the continent’s resource potential from such major powers as China and Russia. The paper recommends policy changes and capability investments to protect Australia’s interests. 

 

Ellie Fogarty

  • Ellie Fogarty