Politics with Michelle Grattan: British High Commissioner Vicki Treadell on AUKUS and climate change.
Michelle Grattan discusses Australia's international relations alongside issues such as climate change and trade with British High Commissioner Vicki Treadell.
A 70-year-old Cold War-era treaty among the three nations is finding renewed importance in response to the global rise of Chinese power and influence.
The growth of online and space activity make traditional ideas of national security increasingly outdated.
When it comes to the study of international relations and power, Australian scholar Coral Bell was a superstar.
China’s engagement with Ghana was solidified by its willingness to undertake an expensive project Western partners had run away from.
African identity needs a revision to move beyond current understanding of its relationship with China
The UK will host the first G7 summit since 2019. Can they tackle global challenges?
Indonesia needs to learn from China’s economic success, especially when Indonesia-China’s relations are mainly based on economics.
Key areas for cooperation between Indonesia and the Gulf countries are trade and investment, multilateralism, pandemic mitigation, and cultural exchange.
As Australia’s efforts in space accelerate, we must avoid escalating a cycle of competition and conflict.
They are hardly ‘new best friends’, but China and Russia have plenty of common interests – and pressure points.
A scholar of global relations says China seems worried about its future. Meanwhile, the US and Europe still treat China as a threat. The clash of world views could be destabilizing.
Indonesia is paying the price for failing to control the spread of the coronavirus. The country needs to change course and give priority to public health as the first step in repairing the economy.
Twenty years after the first China-Africa forum, the perceptions of ordinary African citizens still need to be better considered in government-to-government interactions.
A stronger partnership between China and Indonesia may impact Indonesia’s relationship with the US.
COVID-19 has all but wiped foreign policy from the election debate, but a world still in crisis awaits the winner of the general election.
What might be the global geopolitical significance of Trump’s positive COVID-19 test?
Whether it’s bluster or not, a dangerous message has been sent to the rest of the world that the UK may be willing to backtrack on important promises.
How would Joe Biden engage a world upended by Trump? A diplomacy expert explains what Biden’s history says about his foreign policy priorities.
Kosovo, Taiwan, Palestine, Catalonia and Bougainville are all seeking independence, with varying levels of success.