Pages tagged by "India"

China may only seek a limited naval role in the Indian Ocean

How will China confront the tyranny of distance to achieve its aims?

Imagining an Indian National Security Strategy: the sum of its parts

India’s power and interests continue to grow in the Indo-Pacific region and globally, yet its national security policymaking approaches have not kept pace...

Understanding India: a complex strategic partner

India is rising to greater prominence in Australia’s external relations against a backdrop of great power transitions and growing strategic rivalry in the Indo-Pacific region. The Prime Minister has described India as a natural and like-minded partner with shared values and interests, while the Foreign Minister has described closer ties with India as critical for providing ballast in the region and the international system. This intensive one-day program critically considers India’s place as a global strategic player and key partner for Australia, focussing on economics; foreign, defence and strategic policy; societal and demographic enablers and constraints; and the implications of these complex factors for Australian policy and decision makers.

The program is designed for practitioners who would benefit from a deeper understanding of India and the opportunities and limitations of closer Australia – India relations


Please click here to register or contact us at or on (02) 6125 2233 for further information.

Natural allies a world apart

There is much to be gained in forging stronger ties, if only Australia and India can learn to get along, writes RAMESH THAKUR.

China's reach in the Indian Ocean

Far from being competitors, India and China are increasing their cooperation, writes PETER DRYSDALE.
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