Examining Japan’s history and current engagement in the Indo-Pacific region

04 Nov 2019 By Isabella Leunig

The recent special report by the Perth USAsia Centre, Implementing the Indo-Pacific: Japan’s region-building initiatives examines Japan’s history and current engagement in the Indo-Pacific region and in the wider international sphere. Drawing on the expertise of established and emerging authors across the Indo-Pacific, the report answers important questions and provides new perspectives on plans for regional engagement.

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Top 8 Ways Japan is the Quiet Achiever for the Indo-Pacific

18 Sep 2019 By Tammy Wayne-Elliot

With the recent release of the Perth USAsia Centre’s Special Report Implementing the Indo-Pacific – Japan’s region building initiatives, it’s an ideal opportunity to analyse the significant role Japan has played in building the Indo Pacific region since the 1970’s.

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Australia-Japan-ASEAN: Strengthening the Core of the Indo-Pacific

06 May 2019 By Kyle Springer

2019’s Japan Symposium consisted of a half-day private dialogue with 20 strategic thinkers for a high-level discussion on the role of Australia, Japan, and ASEAN in the Indo-Pacific region, and a public event attended by 128 guests featuring 6 speakers. The Symposium examined the idea that Australia and Japan have a role to play in helping ASEAN adopt the Indo-Pacific concept, which in turn will contributing to a more cohesive, secure, and stable region.

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Philip Green OAM: Australia-Japan-ASEAN: Strengthening the Core of the Indo-Pacific

25 Mar 2019 By Philip Green OAM

Philip Green OAM, First Assistant Secretary, US and Indo-Pacific Strategy Division, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, delivered a keynote speech at the Japan Symposium 2019 on Friday. 22 March 2019.

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Ambassador Reiichiro Takahashi: Australia-Japan-ASEAN: Strengthening the Core of the Indo Pacific

22 Mar 2019 By His Excellency Mr Reiichiro Takahashi

Ambassador Reiichiro Takahashi, Japan's Ambassador to Australia, delivered a keynote speech at the Japan Symposium 2019 on Friday. 22 March 2019.

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Deconstructing the Indo-Pacific

03 Aug 2018 By Hugo Seymour

On 27 July 2018 the Perth USAsia Centre hosted Dr Thomas Wilkins for a private roundtable luncheon to discuss foreign policy approaches to the “Indo-Pacific” regional construct. 

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Japan-US-Australia-Relations in the Emerging Indo-Pacific Regional System

20 Mar 2018 By Krystal Hartig

In collaboration with the Consulate-General of Japan, the Perth USAsia Centre hosted a public symposium on 1 March 2018 to explore the opportunities for Australia-Japan-US relations in the Indo-Pacific.

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