Reimagining Public Administration: First Peoples, governance and new paradigms: #FirstPeoples2019

Karla Grant: Ddid you know that there are 430 delegates here plus 54 speakers from across Australia, New Zealand and the US? It looks like we’re going to have an amazing two days together so please join me in welcoming Marcia to share her thoughts on self-governing . Marcia Langton: Most people who are informed […]

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Delaying World War II – A Diplomatic Solution?

Neville Chamberlain met with Hitler to find a diplomatic solution. Hitler demanded the Sudetenland be handed over to Germany. Chamberlain, believing that Hitler’s territorial claims would end there decided to appease him. But what is appeasement? Appeasement is a political strategy whereby one party makes concessions – like giving land or money or material to […]

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How diplomacy saves American lives | Ronan Farrow

There’s a lot of theater to old school diplomacy. Someone like Richard Holbrook; during the Bosnia negotiations at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio he had luggage delivered prominently outside of the doors of the American diplomats present so that the other side would think, “Oh no! The clock is ticking, the Americans are […]

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Multilateralism | Model Diplomacy

Multilateralism is basically cooperation amongst three or more countries. It basically entails countries getting together and trying to find cooperative solutions to common problems. So a few examples would be climate change, which by definition doesn’t respect national boundaries. But we also have issues of global epidemics, which can spread from one country to another […]

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EU energy legislation has impoverished Europe – Jonathan Bullock MEP

Senor Luque I Thank You mr. president the EU common rules for the internal market for natural gas reiterate the principle according to which more EU interference is going to solve energy Europe's energy deficiencies and dependencies from external energy sources new EU definitions and less derogations to Member States will cool into this report […]

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