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Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami response
An earthquake and tsunami on 28 September caused widespread damage and destruction to Palu and Dongala in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Using science and collaboration to help Pacific neighbours reduce disaster risk
DFAT and Geoscience Australia are working together to help manage the risk of disasters affecting our neighbours and improve their resilience.
Innovation award winner attributes volunteer experience to founding idea
Returned Australian volunteer, Michael Nunan, recently won innovation award for a data visualisation tool for improving health care in the Pacific.
A new chapter of economic partnership with Indonesia
Australia and Indonesia have successfully concluded negotiations on the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement.
The conclusion of the negotiations means Australia now has FTAs with seven of its top eight export markets for goods and services.
Australia is taking action in the World Trade Organization regarding India’s use of sugar subsidies.
Australia and New Zealand reaffirm our commitment to work with Pacific Island countries to support an open, free and secure internet.
Australia is proud to support PNG as it hosts APEC in 2018, and this visit will reinforce the strong partnership between our two countries.
The first meeting of the Joint Committee between the European Union and Australia was held in Canberra on 13 November 2018.
Senator the Hon Marise Payne announces Australia’s observer team to join the Multinational Observer Group to Fiji’s 2018 national elections.
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Senator the Hon Marise Payne
Senator the Hon Simon Birmingham
Senator the Hon Anne Ruston
The Hon Mark Coulton MP
Scholarships and grants for study and internships/ mentorships in the Indo-Pacific region.
Australia is working to support the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
A new initiative matching Australian business demand with Pacific island skills.