The Ok Tedi mine in Papua New Guinea is nearing the end of mine life, with closure including Mine Life Extension, by 2025.
Lecture 1 North Korean private economy: its origin, its present, its future - Professor Andrei Lankov (Kookmin University)
This talk is an informal presentation of the current analyses and remaining problems regarding the phonology of the Sajolang language of Arunachal Pra
This paper is part of my ongoing PhD thesis studying the Buddhist practices of older lay Buddhist women in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Vietnam, and how they experience old age and define their personhood and everyday life through these practices.
When BHP Billiton proposed an extension to its Olympic Dam mine in northern SA, all the parties involved agreed that the archaeological survey/salvage program should be undertaken as a research-oriented program.
During the colonial period in India sections of the Indian women employed Gandhian methods to conceptualize their freedom from the patriarchal oppression, whether or not they were direct participants in the national freedom struggle.
The National Electricity Market(NEM) was established in 1998 as a response to the overall deregulation and restructuring of the Australian electricity sector.
After the Fukushima nuclear disaster Mr Kan re-evaluated his support of nuclear power, introducing dramatic measures to phase out Japan’s reliance on nuclear and fossil fuels and implementing one of the most ambitious renewable energy transitions in th
While it is widely recognised that the Australian population is ageing and average life expectancy is increasing, less attention is given to differences in chances of reaching Age Pension eligibility age and enjoying a long retirement.
Based on Key Indicators 2014, a flagship publication of the Asian Development Bank, this presentation argues that conventional wisdom on poverty measurement fails to consider significant challenges of food insecurity, increasing inequality and
Global hunger and malnutrition remain persistent with nearly 870 million people on the planet hungry and more than two billion suffering from micronutrient deficiencies.
For more than half a century, leadership in technological innovation has sustained the unique position of the United States in the international system. In recent decades, however, a key ingredient in innovation – corporate research and development -
This thesis examines the interactional functions of three markers, -nikka and ‑tay in the Korean language and -tte in the Japanese language in spoken discourse.
This panel discussion examines the implications of Australian refugee policy and practices and explores the dense terrain of detention, security, violence and development in Papua New Guinea.
In South Asia as elsewhere, resource conflicts can be motivated as much by development aspirations as by religious sentiments.