On 16 October 2017, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly elected fifteen new members to the Geneva-based UN Human Rights Council, including Australia for the first time.
This paper provides a summary of each of Australia’s defence white papers issued between 1976 and 2013 and seeks to draw out common themes that emerge in some or all of them.
The Sudan conflict has been one of the longest running in contemporary African history. This paper provides an update on the current crisis in South Sudan.
This paper summarises the current crisis in the new nation of South Sudan, the historical background, and Australia's role.
This Quick Guide provides Parliamentarians with a list of key resources and commentary about the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.
Authored by Nicole Brangwin (with assistance from Toby Bellwood, Cameron Hill, Sue Johnson, Nina Markovic and Janet Phillips).