Asialink is Australia’s leading centre for the promotion of public understanding of the countries of Asia and of Australia’s role in the region. The organisation is a key provider of information, training and professional networks.
Asialink is a non-academic centre of The University of Melbourne and an initiative of the Myer Foundation. Asialink’s mission is to work with business, government, philanthropic and cultural partners to initiate and strengthen Australia Asia engagement. Asialink excels in “soft diplomacy” – delivering high-level forums, international collaborations, leadership training, education, community health and cultural programs in Australia and Asia.
For more information, see: www.asialink.unimelb.edu.au/
Australia China Council
The Australia-China Youth Dialogue is supported by the Commonwealth Government through the Australia-China Council of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
For more information, see www.dfat.gov.au/acc/
Australian Centre on China in the World / 中华全球研究中心
The Australian Centre on China in the World (CIW) is a research institution established to enhance the existing capabilities of The Australian National University (ANU). It aims to be an integrated, world-leading institution for Chinese Studies and the understanding of China, or what has been called ‘Greater China’ or the ‘Chinese Commonwealth’ (the People’s Republic of China, the Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions, as well as Taiwan and the Chinese diaspora), on a global scale.
For more information, see: www.ciw.anu.edu.au//
Australian National University
ANU was established by the Chifley government in 1946 to build the nation’s intellectual infrastructure. ANU is still driven by its founding mission to advance the cause of learning and research in Australia and take its place amongst the great universities of the world. Explore this gateway to find out more about ANU’s history, governance and structure, the ANU campus and the ANU community.
The ANU is consistently Australia’s top ranked university in national and global rankings. In 2010, the Times Higher Education supplement ranked the ANU as the 20th best university in the world, and top in Australia.
For more information, see: www.anu.edu.au
Department of State Development, Business and Innovation
The Department of State Development, Business and Innovation is the Victorian Government’s lead agency for the promotion and facilitation of the State’s economic development.
The Department develops and implements a diverse range of programs, initiatives and projects designed to attract and facilitate investment, encourage exports, generate job opportunities, stimulate innovation, and promote Victoria nationally and internationally.
For more information, see dsdbi.vic.gov.au/
Foundation for Australian Studies in China
The Foundation is an independent non-profit foundation in Australia established to support Australian Studies Centres located across China and to provide funding and other support to the BHP Billiton Chair of Australian Studies located at Peking University in Beijing, People’s Republic of China.
For more information, see www.fasic.org.au/