Events

Keep your finger on the pulse of Asia through our La Trobe Asia Seminar Series. Keep up to date with current events, political developments and take part in the conversation about this vibrant and important region.


New collaboration with South Korea looks at DNA repair

Geneticist Mihwa Lee will be working with Dr Yoon Jong-Bok from Yonsei University

Urban development students experience Sri Lanka

The two week intensive course examined the country’s urban planning challenges.

Accessible Education in Vietnam

Accessible Education in Vietnam

A Shared Resource

Ruth Gamble is researching China and India development of the Bramahputra River.

Figuring victims at the Khmer Rouge Tribunals

Figuring Victims at the Khmer Rouge Tribunals

Environment vs Development: South Korea’s Land Use Debate

Environment vs Development: South Korea’s Land Use Debate

Tourism in 'The last Shangri-La'

The Kingdom of Bhutan opens itself to a limited number of tourists. Paul Strickland is one of those teaching the locals the trade of hospitality.

New Colombo Plan scholars announced

Four La Trobe students named New Colombo plan scholars

A successful formula

A successful collaboration between mathematicians from La Trobe University and Kyushu University is forumulating a new theoretical mathematical framework.

Euan Graham appointed Executive Director of La Trobe Asia

Euan Graham appointed executive director of La Trobe Asia

Cooperation in contested Asia

Amidst growing competition between great and emerging powers, Australia and Japan must engage collaboratively together and with other regional states to manage East Asia’s increasingly unsettled security environment.

The legislation of alcohol

A review of alcohol legislation across Asia shows that stricter rules would be effective, particularly in China.

Death anxiety in Asian cultures

Research by psychologist Dr Emiko Kashima is examining how culture and society influences the perception of death.

Malaysia's HIV dilemma

A study by Susan Chong aims to examine the delay in seeking treatment for HIV and AIDS in Malaysia.

Supporting Indonesia's nurses

Researchers in La Trobe University's School of Nursing and Midwifery are working to address post-registration education needs of Indonesia's nurses.

Building energy foundations

A collaboration with China has led to promising developments in heat exchange systems.

Conserving Cambodia's crocodiles

Drs McInerney and Shackleton are working in Cambodia to assess release sites for endangered crocodiles.

Social entrepreneurship in India’s education

An initiative is giving La Trobe University students an immersive experience in India's education system.

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