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19 Aug 2018

The growth of Asian diaspora communities and understanding the nature of Asian-Australian giving is essential for Australia's traditional philanthropic sector to engage more closely with Asian-Australian donors to ensure common goals and visions are achieved.


16 Aug 2017

Let’s face it, the only way to live in dignity, inside this depraved society we inhabit, is to resist. That being so, to go to prison is really nothing more than to maintain simple human dignity, it’s really nothing to brag about.— Liu Xiaobo, “Letter...

Briefing paper

6 Jul 2015

A number of policy initiatives aimed at reform of primary health care financing are currently either being debated nationally, or trialled in different jurisdictions.

Commonwealth Government austerity and an interest from a wide range of stakeholders to mobilise capital from different parts of the...


14 Mar 2013

This lecture examines the pressure on philanthropic organisations to provide quantifiable short-term impact measurements.

It is often said of private donors and non-profit actors that social impact is not something they set out to measure –– it’s something they set out to make. Along...



21 Jun 2005

John Fitzgerald argues that democracy matters in Australia’s dealings with China

PUBLIC DISCUSSION since the airing of allegations by First Secretary Chen Yonglin and former security officer Hao Fengjun that a large Chinese spy network operates in Australia has focused on the...

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