Events

February 2018

Women and bus in Fiji
01
Feb
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | PolicyForum.net | Forum

Measuring peace in the Pacific

Speakers include a Pacific Island government representative, senior member from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, a leading ANU academic and lead researcher from the Institute for Economics and Peace.

The panel will discuss how to measure Sustainable Development Goal 16 (SDG16) across the Pacific.

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A woman is seen welding steel in Nepal
12
Feb
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | East Asian Bureau of Economic Research | Seminar

Aid for Trade in Asia and the Pacific

Dr Cyn-Young Park, Director of Regional Cooperation and Integration, Asian Development Bank (ADB); Dr Yasuyuki Sawada, Chief Economist, ADB; and chaired by Dr Shiro Armstrong, ANU.

The speakers present the key findings of two ADB reports Aid for Trade in Asia and the Pacific and Trade Facilitation for a More Inclusive and Connected Asia and Pacific Region.

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Rakia, 20, and her daughter, Nafissa, 3, Niger, 2005. Photo © Nick Danziger
12
Feb
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Lecture

Lives in times of war, famine and civil unrest

Nick Danziger, Author, Photojournalist and Film-maker.

Nick Danziger provides a human face to development issues and share his experiences documenting the lives of people in some of the poorest countries of the world.

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13
Feb
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre | Conference

2018 Australasian Aid Conference

Senator the Hon Penny Wong, Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs; Nancy Birdsall, Center for Global Development; and leading voices from the Australasian region.

The conference brings together researchers and practitioners from across Australia, the Pacific, Asia and beyond who are working on aid and international development policy to share insights, promote collaboration, and help develop the research and policy community.

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Traffic jam in Sydney
15
Feb
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | Centre for Climate Economics and Policy | Seminar

Markets for road use: eliminating congestion through scheduling, routing, and real-time road pricing

Professor Peter Cramton, University of Cologne and University of Maryland.

Peter Cramton explains how advances in mobile communications and computer technology now make it possible to efficiently schedule, route, and price the use of roads.

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Waves
16
Feb
2018
Crawford School of Public Policy | ANU Japan Institute | Symposium

Cooperation between Australia and Japan as global partners

Mr Vanndy Hem, Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Economy and Finance, Cambodia; Dr Haruo Nakagawa, University of the South Pacific; Professor Akiko Fukushima, Aoyama Gakuin University; Dr Anbumozhi Venkatachalam, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia; plus many more.

The speakers will provide evidence-based insights and fresh thinking about the ways forward in development assistance, peace and security building, climate change and energy security, and frameworks for regional cooperation.

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