Category: AII in the Media

Building Island Climate Resilience

The India-led effort to provide infrastructure for Pacific island states vulnerable to climate change is a concrete outcome from COP26 and backed by Australia   By Lisa Singh, CEO Australia India Institute   As world leaders met at the G20 and COP26 in an effort to accelerate action on climate change, a smaller but highly …

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Media Release: New Consulate-General in India a welcome move

18 November 2021 The CEO of the Australia India Institute, the Hon. Lisa Singh, welcomes the announcement of a new Australian Consulate-General in Bengaluru, India as a boon for Australian – Indian relations. Ms Singh said the decision, based off a recommendation in the India Economic Strategy by former Secretary of DFAT and diplomat Peter …

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AII Welcomes Sarah Whyte as Head of Strategic Communications

Award-winning journalist and former political media adviser Sarah Whyte has been appointed Head of Strategic Communications at the Australia India Institute (AII), the University of Melbourne’s centre dedicated to promoting support for and understanding of the Australia-India relationship. Ms Whyte’s appointment will build capacity across the Institute and the University to help shape opportunities for …

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