Interests, Negotiations, and the US-Taliban Agreement

BY WILLIAM MALLEY In the signing on 29 February 2020 of the agreement between the United States and the Taliban, not all interests align. All Afghan actors are...

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A Chance for Peace or a Rush to the Exit?

BY WILLIAM MALEY The US has signed an historic agreement with the Taliban.

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Kashmir: A Grand Bargain

BY CLAUDE RAKISITS It has been well over six months since the government of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided to revoke by presidential order Jammu...

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Humanitarian Negotiation With Armed Groups

Humanitarians operate on the frontlines of today's armed conflicts, where they regularly negotiate to provide assistance and to protect vulnerable civilians....

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Kashmir: The Key to a Grand Bargain

Dr Claude Rakisits from the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy has recently published an article with The Diplomat...

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The Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy (APCD) exists to promote and advance world-class research, teaching, and training in diplomacy. As the only such institute in the southern hemisphere, APCD serves as the focal point for diplomacy at The Australian National University – generating world-class research on diplomacy, providing high-quality graduate and post-graduate teaching, delivering diplomatic training to practitioners, convening seminars and conferences, hosting visiting scholars, and implementing externally funded research projects.

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Jochen Prantl

Jochen Prantl is an Associate Professor in the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy and was Deputy Director (International Engagement) for the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs in 2017 to 2018. His research...

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Mr William Fisher was the Australian Ambassador for Counter-Terrorism until joining the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy in 2014. He was previously the Australian Prime Minister’s Special Envoy to La Francophonie...

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Srinjoy Bose

Drawing on his training in political science, international relations, and political sociology, Dr Srinjoy Bose's research agenda is shaped by topics in Critical Peace research including peace transitions,...

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Greg Fry

Greg Fry is Honorary Associate Professor in the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy at ANU and Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Government, Development and International Affairs, University of the South...

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Professor William Maley is Professor of Diplomacy at the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy, where he served as Foundation Director from 1 July 2003 to 31 December 2014.

He taught for many years in the School...

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