Independent Strategic Analysis of Australia’s Global Interests

Strategic Weekly Analysis

A number of short articles addressing current intelligence topics, issued each week.

Strategic Weekly Analysis

Vol. 2, № 19. Download PDF From the Editor’s Desk Dear FDI supporters, Welcome to this week’s edition of the Strategic Weekly Analysis. This week, the Global Food and Water Crises research programme reports on the threat posed to the South African bid for the giant Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope by the practice of...

Strategic Weekly Analysis

Vol. 2, № 18. Download PDF From the Editor’s Desk Dear FDI supporters, Welcome to this week’s edition of the Strategic Weekly Analysis. This week, FDI is pleased to unveil an updated website. The new website is more interactive and accessible. It features a fast, easy to use search engine, a comprehensive archive and offers...

Strategic Weekly Analysis

Vol. 2, № 17. Download PDF   From the Editor’s Desk    Dear FDI supporters, Welcome to this week’s edition of the Strategic Weekly Analysis.  FDI is to produce two new papers. The first, titled Workshop Reports, will be issued later this week. This report will be the result of four workshops, held nationally as well...

Strategic Weekly Analysis

Vol. 2, № 16. Download PDF    From the Editor’s Desk                           Dear FDI supporters,                                                                                                                                                                                                   This issue of the Strategic Weekly Analysis includes an article prepared by the Global Food and Water Crises Research Programme that considers Australia’s recent involvement in a Global Seed Bank. Another article which the programme considers is...

Strategic Weekly Analysis

Vol. 2, № 15. Download PDF    From the Editor's Desk Dear FDI supporters, This issue of the Strategic Weekly Analysis includes two articles prepared by the Global Food and Water Crisis Research Programme and one on investment in Africa. The first of these considers the recent tightening of foreign ownership laws by Brazil and...

Strategic Weekly Analysis

20 April 2011 | Strategic Weekly Analysis

Vol. 2, № 14. Download PDF From the Editor’s Desk Dear FDI supporters, Last week, FDI’s Indian Ocean research programme held the first of its interstate small group research workshops. Taking place in Sydney and Canberra, participants discussed “Interpreting China’s Role in the Indian Ocean”. This is part of a major study that FDI is...

Publication Guide

  • Associate papers are primary source assessments written by FDI associates. The assessment topics range from regional bilateral relationships and opportunities and challenges in our neighbouring countries.

  • Feature interviews are interviews conducted by an FDI Research Manager. Interview topics range from the sustainability of our planet to the improved provision of emergency food aid.

  • Normally issued in hardcopy, these represent a comprehensive study of one of FDI’s four research areas.

  • Strategic alerts are priority current intelligence items. We provide these alerts when events such as military deployments or foreign election results occur.

  • A 1500 to 3000 word, single topic assessment.

  • A number of short articles addressing current intelligence topics, issued each week.

  • A record of discussions resulting from a single, or series of, roundtable conferences.

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