MELBOURNE, 18 October 2011 – Natalie King, Director of Utopia – a roving visual arts project for the Asia Pacific region – speaks at the Intimate Publics forum as part of the Melbourne Festival. Also appearing in this video is Tan Boon Hui, part of the Utopia curatorium and Director of the Singapore Art Museum.
7 September 2011 - For governments right across the asia pacific mental illness is emerging as a critical health issue. In India , its a massive challenge with a huge gap between the number of people needing treatment and the capacity of the health system to deal with them. This video showcases the collaboration between Asialink’s Asia Australia Mental Health and the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
MELBOURNE, 28 July, 2011 - In this video Asialink International Director Professor Anthony Milner gives his assessment of the ‘Asia’ history dimensions of Australia’s recently formulated National Curriculum.
MELBOURNE, 11 July 2011 – OZ Fest 2012 will project contemporary Australia to younger Indian audiences, as part of a push for great people-to-people links, says Australian High Commissioner to India, Mr Peter Varghese AO.
In this video introduction to the latest Asialink Essay, Professor Tim Lindsey, Director of the Asian Law Centre at The University of Melbourne, argues that Australia needs to do more to support a tolerant and secular Indonesia, particularly through aid to schools.
Midori Mitamura is not just artist in residence at Monash’s MUMA gallery – she is also host of a weekly breakfast for exhibition attendees and passersby. Asialink facilitated Midori’s visit to Melbourne and in this short video report we put you at the head of the table for a chat with the acclaimed artist.
MELBOURNE, 18 April 2011 - Rowan Callick, Asia Pacific Editor of The Australian, describes the difficulty of ‘selling’ Asia-related stories to his editors, in a discussion with Asialink Media Director Jenny Conley, as part of the Asialink Leaders Program.
MELBOURNE, 12 April 2011 – In this video Dr Claire Maree gives a personal account of her connection to Japan immediately following the recent earthquake, at a public forum hosted by Asialink – Asia Society and the Asia Institute.
MELBOURNE, 29 March 2011 – Dr Geoff Raby, Australian Ambassador to China since 2007 speaks on a range of topics, following his address for Asialink – Asia Society AustralAsia Centre and the Australia China Business Council.
MELBOURNE, 21 February 2011 – Former Australian Foreign Minister and International Crisis Group President Professor Gareth Evans has lamented the state of Australia’s relationship with Indonesia, in his keynote speech at the 2011 Asialink-Asia Society AustralAsia Chairman’s Welcome.