The Vision

To capture today’s challenges from a wider arc of vision, we bring you PERISCOPE – a platform for publications and analysis on contemporary issues. Just like the real-world sighting instrument, PERISCOPE is meant to broaden our insights - taking in views from different angles.

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Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific - Activities 2020

The Annual Report 2020 summarises all our activities for the past year. Dive into our exciting past programs reaching from Australia to New Zealand and to our destinations in the South Pacific.

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Geoconomics and Sovereignty in the Indo-Pacific: Integration across Geographies

KAS Regional Programme Australia and the Pacific hosted a special dialogue event with the Hon Dan Tehan MP, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment at Parliament House

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A New Wave? Existing, Emerging and Converging Forms of Extremism

The proliferation of anti-democratic ideas and violence constitutes a new landmark in the evolving terrorism/extremism landscape. Under the guise of democratic dissent, anti-government protests are becoming a vehicle for increasing polarization and extremist activism as a prolonged ‘state of exception’ allows for the frustrations and anger of citizens to be steered around the interests of the far-right.

A New Wave? Existing, Emerging and Converging Forms of Extremism

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