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15 April 2020
JobKeeper is quick

JobKeeper is quick, dirty and effective: there was no time to make it perfect

No Australian government has ever spent A$130 billion so quickly. Last Tuesday, when the Prime Minister announced the government would...

15 April 2020
Open letter to the prime minister

Open letter to the prime minister: extend coronavirus support to temporary workers

Many temporary Australian residents will be excluded from the JobSeeker Payment and Coronavirus Supplement to be provided to permanent residents....

15 April 2020
Sorry to disappoint climate deniers

Sorry to disappoint climate deniers, but coronavirus makes the low-carbon transition more urgent

Climate deniers have been hanging out for the United Nations’ next big summit to fail. In a sense, the coronavirus...

30 March 2020

Give people and businesses money now they can pay back later (if and when they can)

The novel coronavirus sees Australia facing major unprecedented health and economic crises. The key to preventing a downward spiral of...

23 March 2020

The lizard in the volcano

In the aftermath of our own cataclysmic summer, turning to the accumulated wisdom, knowledge and cultural practices of Indigenous nations...

24 February 2020

Climate Update 2020

Head of the ANU Climate Change Institute Prof Mark Howden spoke of the gravity of our dilemma at the university’s...

21 February 2020

How our College is contributing to security, stability and prosperity in the Asia Pacific region.

Dr Shiro Armstrong talks to us about why College engagement with policy-makers...

20 February 2020

Taking a stand on climate change

Early this month, 270 scientists signed an open letter to Australia’s leaders demanding climate action. This comprised of a...

19 February 2020

Tackling the fundamental issues of our times

"Acting on climate change doesn’t happen naturally, and it takes resolve and effort." Professor Brian Schmidt, Vice Chancellor, Australian National...

08 January 2020

Harry Needham — CAP Graduate and Recipient of 2019 University Medal

The ANU College of Asia and the Pacific is very...


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