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22/Oct Tuesday
Location: Melbourne

What’s next for Islamic State? Lowy Institute at NGV 

In March 2019, Islamic State officially lost its caliphate. The last remaining sliver of territory under its control was overtaken by Coalition forces, and US President Donald Trump declared the militant group “100% defeated”.  Yet Islamic State remains defiant. Its reclusive
Location: Melbourne
Start: 18:15 - End: 19:15
6/Nov Wednesday
Location: Melbourne

How did Brexit happen, and could it happen here? Lowy Institute at NGV (Melbourne)

The Lowy Institute’s Sam Roggeveen has written a provocative new book, Our Very Own Brexit, arguing that the political conditions which created Brexit also exist in Australia. But forget what you have read about populism and the rise of right-wing xenophobia. What Australia has in common with
Location: Melbourne
Start: 18:15 - End: 19:15
11/Nov Monday
Location: Sydney

The EU after Brexit: In conversation with Pat Cox

What will the EU look like after Brexit, and how can we deepen EU-Australia relations? Join Lowy Institute Project Director Ben Bland for a conversation with Pat Cox, former European Parliament President on the withdrawal of the UK from the European Union and its implications for the Union, the
Location: Sydney
Start: 12:45 - End: 13:45
12/Nov Tuesday
Location: Sydney

How did Brexit happen, and could it happen here? (Sydney)

The Lowy Institute’s Sam Roggeveen has written a provocative new book, Our Very Own Brexit, arguing that the political conditions which created Brexit also exist in Australia. But forget what you have read about populism and the rise of right-wing xenophobia. What Australia has in common with
Location: Sydney
Start: 12:45 - End: 13:45
13/Nov Wednesday
Location: Barton

Mapping aid and influence in the Pacific Islands (Canberra)

The Pacific Islands region has vaulted back to the centre of Australian foreign policy thinking. Prime Minister Morrison has positioned Australia’s “step up” in the region as his signature foreign policy initiative. Other governments have responded with their own “redial”, “pivot”, “
Location: Barton
Start: 18:15 - End: 19:15
18/Nov Monday
Location: Melbourne

Aus-PNG Network Melbourne Social Evening: Lowy Institute at NGV

The Aus-PNG Network is pleased to invite you to join us at the National Gallery of Victoria for this network social evening. Enjoy a drink and a bite to eat with other people interested in the PNG-Australia relationship. We’ll be highlighting new connections between high schools in PNG and
Location: Melbourne
Start: 18:15 - End: 20:00
20/Nov Wednesday
Location: Sydney

Australia as a low-carbon superpower: In conversation with Dr Ross Garnaut

“The fog of Australian politics on climate change has obscured a fateful reality: Australia has the potential to be an economic superpower of the future post-carbon world,” argues Dr Ross Garnaut in his new book Superpower: Australia’s low-carbon opportunity. Join us for a conversation
Location: Sydney
Start: 12:45 - End: 13:45
26/Nov Tuesday
Location: Barton

How did Brexit happen, and could it happen here? (Canberra)

The Lowy Institute’s Sam Roggeveen has written a provocative new book, Our Very Own Brexit, arguing that the political conditions which created Brexit also exist in Australia. But forget what you have read about populism and the rise of right-wing xenophobia. What Australia has in common with
Location: Barton
Start: 18:15 - End: 19:15
27/Nov Wednesday
Location: Sydney

The disinformation age: Can democracy survive social media?

Hyperpartisan and foreign-state sponsored disinformation targeted at voters through social media is undermining democracy and interfering with elections from the US to India, from Indonesia to Taiwan. Authoritarian adversaries, partisan domestic actors, and weak democratic governments are using the
Location: Sydney
Start: 18:00 - End: 19:00

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