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Thinking outside the puzzle box

In Asia democracy and wealth don't always go hand in hand.

Global game changer

Modern trade negotiations need to be about more than just simple import and export arguments, writes PHILIPPA DEE.

Election offers a chance of change

This week’s Malaysian election is set to be a battle of ideas and ideologies.

Your vote could turn tables on hunger

Crawford School students need your vote to put them in the running for US$1 million to implement their solution to global hunger.

Planting the seeds for a new world economy

The world’s foremost ecological economist has used a report launch at Crawford School to call for a sustainable alternative to our current economic system.

Global poor to suffer worst of warming

Climate change has the potential to cause devastation to the world’s poor and could undo decades of development hard work, according to a senior executive from the World Bank.

Dollars for disasters

Funding emergency shelter for pets in the aftermath of a cyclone is too high a price to pay, but people are willing to dip into their pockets for faster resupply of utilities and fresh food.

Rethinking federalism

The outgoing Chairman of the COAG Reform Council Paul McClintock AO has called for a “national conversation” about the future of Australia’s federal system.

Tackling homelessness

How government, academics and non-profit organisations can work together to address the crisis of homelessness will be the subject of a major speech by Crawford's Professor Janine O’Flynn.

Money well spent

A generous gift from the Harold Mitchell Foundation to the Development Policy Centre at the Crawford School is set to help ensure that Australian aid is able to give more to countries in need.

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Updated:  25 February 2016/Responsible Officer:  Crawford Engagement/Page Contact:  Editorial office