Asia Pacific College of Diplomacy

The Francophone Africans: A Last Frontier for Australia

While Africa in general, and the French-speaking part of it in particular, may seem of distant interest to Australian preoccupations, there is an increasing number of issues where Australia will find it needs constructive partners in this region. The 24 Francophones constitute about half of the African bloc, and thus are an essential group in any contested UN vote, where they can act quite efficiently as a bloc. Each country is quite different, and state governance issues are often complicated.

Politics and International Studies at ANU jumps to 6th place in 2017 QS Rankings

The 2017 QS World University Rankings has seen Politics and International Studies at ANU move from 8th place in the world to 6th place. It is the third year in a row that ANU has been ranked among the top ten for these subjects.

Diplomacy throws open its doors

Diplomacy throws open its doors

Gem from the Past

American Diplomacy, Paul Sharp and Geoffrey Wiseman (eds) a "Gem From The Past"

APCD alumnus, Dr Srinjoy Bose elected Durham International Junior Research Fellow and Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow.

APCD congratulates Dr Srinjoy Bose on being elected Durham International Junior Researcher Fellow and Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow.

ANU Asia Pacific College of Diplomacy hosts world’s largest gathering of diplomacy experts

ANU Asia Pacific College of Diplomacy brings together leading international experts

The United States as a rising power in the Asia-Pacific region

Today the geopolitics of the Asia-Pacific region is dominated by the rise of new powers. The role of the United States, as the established political and military power in the region, is increasingly coming under challenge. But the United States itself was once a rising power in this region and the history of its rise may hold clues as to how the contemporary power transition might be managed through deft diplomacy.

ANU welcomes Professor Geoffrey Wiseman

Leading scholar in international relations, political science and public diplomacy appointed as Director of Studies for the Asia Pacific College of Diplomacy at the ANU Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs.

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