Indigenous diplomatic practices have existed continuously on the Australian continent for tens of thousands of years, governing relations between A&TSI Clans and Nations as well as with overseas traders.
Michael Byrne is a Master of Diplomacy student currently undertaking an internship in Belize where the country will vote on referring its territorial dispute with Guatemala to the International Court of Justice.
Dr Yolanda Kemp-Spies, Visiting Fellow at the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy, has applied over three decades of academic and professional experience to draw much needed attention to the diplomatic relations of the Global South.
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.