Improving National Security Governance: Options for Strengthening Cabinet Control and Parliamentary Oversight

Following decades of investment, legislative reform, and structural adaptation to changing threats, Australia’s...

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This Connection is Secure: A 5G Risk and Resilience Framework for the Quad

In the latest paper from the QTN series, the authors – Andreas Kuehn and Trisha Ray from the Observer Research...

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A Techno-Diplomacy Strategy for Telecommunications in the Indo-Pacific

This paper – authored by Lisa Curtis and Martijn Rasser from the Center for a New American Security – argues that...

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Parliamentary Submission: The Protection of Freedom of Speech

Dr William Stoltz and Dr James Mortensen, of the ANU National Security College, have made a public submission to...

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All research conducted by the National Security College has a strong focus on policy implications and recommendations to policy makers. Our unique Policy Options Papers series offers short, evidence-based and forward-looking insights for policy makers on topical security, foreign affairs and geostrategic issues facing Australia and the Indo-Pacific region.

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Our active academic team publishes widely and, through a competitive research award process, commissions scholars to conduct research on important, topical national security issues affecting Australia, the region and the world.

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