China Matters Young Professionals is a project of China Matters that was established in 2016 to provide a unique platform for Australians in the early stages of their careers to examine, debate and publish on policy issues pertaining to the Australia-China relationship.
The Young Professionals project aims to create a dialogue between outstanding young individuals aged 35 or under who work in business and the public service, especially those dealing with foreign policy and security issues as well as trade and investment flows between Australia and China.
Hong Kong Runs Red: What the Hong Kong protests mean for Australia’s policy on the PRC
STANCE #31 – SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER EDITION
At a time when the People’s Republic of China (PRC) is challenging Australia’s core values of rule of law, freedom of speech and regional peace and security, Australia must respond to the Hong Kong situation. The PRC’s reaction to the Hong Kong protests is an existential threat to international rule of law, freedom of speech and human rights – which has direct consequences on Australian values and how we interact with the PRC.
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