Coastal and Environmental Panel: Wrap-Up CAUSINDY 2018

By Lachlan Haycock Relating directly to this year’s theme of Connected by Sea, the Coastal and Environmental Panel at CAUSINDY 2018 featured three experts in the field, namely Jamaluddin Jompa (Professor of Marine Sciences, Universitas Hasanuddin), Rili Djohani (Executive Director, Coral Triangle Centre) and Simon Baldwin (Indonesia Director, SecondMuse). Speakers delved into issues such as the historical trading relationship between the Bugis people …

Engaging Future Leaders: Wrap-Up CAUSINDY 2018

By Syahrial The Engaging Future Leaders (EFL) program aims to strengthen cross-cultural understanding between Australia and Indonesia by inviting local Indonesian students to engage in a one-day language exchange program with Australian and Indonesian delegates. This year’s EFL event was held on the second day of CAUSINDY at the University of Hasanuddin (UNHAS), Makassar. The event was held in collaboration …

Regional Security Panel: Wrap-Up CAUSINDY 2018

By Balawyn Jones The Regional Security Panel at CAUSINDY 2018 was held on the third day of the conference, featuring Philips Vermonte (Executive Director, CSIS), Greg Raymond (Research Fellow, Strategic and Defence Studies Centre, ANU) and Natalie Sambhi (Research Fellow, Perth USAsia Centre), speaking on the pressing security challenges facing the region, and the opportunities for Indonesia and Australia maritime …

CAUSINDY Alumni: Aqmarina Andira and Rumah Cerita

Telling Powerful Stories with Rumah Cerita By Riyantisa Fikautsara Aqmarina Andira, or Ina, was a delegate at CAUSINDY 2015. She has always considered both Indonesia and Australia as her home, and is currently working for a joint venture technology company owned by Indonesian and Australian companies. She graduated from universities in both countries, and even has families living in these two …

Neng Koala – A CAUSINDY Alumni Grant Recipient

Through the CAUSINDY Review, delegates work together under the mentorship of experts to explore issues in the Australia-Indonesia relationship and develop practical and creative solutions. Across five years of CAUSINDY, there has been a plethora of highly energised delegates and equally impressive projects that positively contribute to the bilateral relationship. In this series, we look at a selection of some …

JembARTan – A CAUSINDY Review Initiative

Through the CAUSINDY Review, delegates work together under the mentorship of experts to explore issues in the Australia-Indonesia relationship and develop practical and creative solutions. Across five years of CAUSINDY, there has been a plethora of highly energised delegates and equally impressive projects that positively contribute to the bilateral relationship. In this series, we look at a selection of some …