Address to the US-China Public Policy Forum

Now What about the Next 35 Years in US-China Relations? Can China and the US Work Together to Construct New Global Public Goods? 24 March 2014 For all of us, anniversaries are important. They cause us to pause. To reflect. To take stock. To think for a moment about the future. And importantly to step outside the ebb and flow of the events of the …

Adrian AndrewsAddress to the US-China Public Policy Forum

Media Release – Former Australian Prime Minister Named Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School

Kevin Rudd will lead major research effort on U.S.-China relations at Belfer Center Mr. Rudd also will lead study groups on public service, policy at Harvard’s Institute of Politics CAMBRIDGE, MA. — Kevin Rudd, former Prime Minister of Australia, has been named a Senior Fellow with Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. He will work at the Belfer …

Adrian AndrewsMedia Release – Former Australian Prime Minister Named Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School

Speech – Annual Address to the National Apology Breakfast

On the Establishment of a National Apology Foundation  It is good to be here among friends. It is particularly good to be here with so many of my Aboriginal brothers and sisters. One of the many good things about Australia is that, at our best, we look out for one another. And what we’ve sought to do over the last …

Adrian AndrewsSpeech – Annual Address to the National Apology Breakfast

Alastair Buchan Memorial Lecture

THE CENTRAL QUESTION OF OUR TIME: The Impact of the Rise of China on the 21st Century Order  16 December 2013 – International Institute of Strategic Studies I am honoured to have been invited by the International Institute of Strategic Studies to deliver this year’s Alastair Buchan Lecture, named in honour of the Institute’s inaugural director. I am also honoured to …

Adrian AndrewsAlastair Buchan Memorial Lecture

Address to the Tsinghua-Carnegie Global Dialogue

4 December 2013 Different Approaches to Building a New Great Power Relationship between China and the United States   I would like to congratulate both Tsinghua University and the Carnegie Endowment for convening this inaugural global dialogue here in Beijing. I have spoken at Tsinghua before, as I have at Carnegie in Washington. I understand the priority which both President Chen …

Adrian AndrewsAddress to the Tsinghua-Carnegie Global Dialogue

Address to Peking University

The psychology and anatomy of a new model of great power relations 1 November 2013 I should begin my remarks today in Beijing by stating my absolute condemnation for the terrorist event in Tiananmen Square earlier this week. Any terrorist attack is an attack on our common civilisation. Whatever its political motivations, terrorism is a form of mass murder. It …

Adrian AndrewsAddress to Peking University

Apology to Australia’s Indigenous peoples

I move: That today we honour the Indigenous peoples of this land, the oldest continuing cultures in human history. We reflect on their past mistreatment. We reflect in particular on the mistreatment of those who were Stolen Generations – this blemished chapter in our nation’s history. The time has now come for the nation to turn a new page in …

Adrian AndrewsApology to Australia’s Indigenous peoples