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To all members and associate members of the Australia Myanmar Institute, The 2018 Annual General Meeting of the AMI will be held on Monday 26 November beginning at 4:00 PM. Please note that associate members are not entitled to vote at the AGM but they are entitled to be elected […]

AMI AGM


Myanmar’s Remote Universities – experiences, progress and challenges Date      Monday 24th September 2018 Time      5:30 pm for 6pm start (refreshments 7-7:30pm) Venue    The University of Melbourne, the Graduate School of Education, the Kwong Lee Dow Building, Room – Q 227, Level 2, 234 Queensberry St, […]

AMI September Seminar




Myanmar’s Rohingya Conflict: One Year On Date: Monday 27th August 2018 Time: 5:30 for 6:00-7:00 pm Place: Deakin Downtown –  Tower 2, Level 12, 727 Collins St, Melbourne. Hosted by Australia Myanmar Institute and Deakin University’s Alfred Deakin Institute RSVP essential for catering purpose, please email to admin@aummi.edu.au GOLD COIN DONATIONS […]

AMI August seminar and Book Launch


We are very pleased that U Tin Htut Oo, a leading consultant on agribusiness and rural development in Myanmar, will be visiting Melbourne soon. He has agreed to join a small number of interested people for dinner on 23 August at 7 pm. It will be a self-funded event, at […]

Dinner with U Tin Htut Oo


  CALL FOR PAPERS Myanmar Update 2019: Living with Myanmar Proposals due by 7 September 2018, with the conference to take place at The Australian National University on 15-16 March 2019 The next Myanmar Update conference will be held on Friday, 15 March and Saturday, 16 March 2019 at The […]

ANU Call for Papers



                                                             The Long Road to Peace in Kachin State Date      Monday 25th June 2018 Time      5:30 pm […]

AMI June 2018 seminar


Rakhine State and the Rohingya Crisis Two announcements were issued in Naypyitaw on 31 May, one concerning the establishment of an independent commission of enquiry “to investigate the violation of human rights and related issues following the terrorist attacks by ARSA”.  The other concerned a Memorandum of Understanding initialled by […]

Rakhine State and the Rohingya Crisis


CHRISTOPHER LAMB former Australian Ambassador to Myanmar [Burma]; President of the Australia Myanmar Institute ([AMI]; Associate Professor, School of Social & Political Sciences, University of Melbourne Thursday 31 May 2018  5.30 for 6pm  The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney LIGHT REFRESHMENTS RSVP: (02) 9252 […]

MYANMAR AND THE ROHINGYA CRISIS



The first AMI monthly seminar of 2018 was held at the RMIT University on 26th February. Thank you all the presenters: David Home, Bay Klay Chit, Marry Thomas from The Hope Project and Andrea Syrota_a consultant for Save the Children Thailand supporting refugee student transition. They shared their awareness, experience […]

AMI’s February 2018 seminar at RMIT University