UNSW’s Football United Program signed an agreement in June with the Myanmar Red Cross Society to expand their activities to every university community in Myanmar which wishes to engage.  AMI sees this is as a very positive step for Myanmar, with great benefits for inclusion and youth and community capacity […]

Social Inclusion and Youth

  AMI President Christopher Lamb and Board member Dr Susie Costello were honoured to be invited to speak at the celebration of the birthday organised by the Burmese community in Melbourne on 17 June.  The function was attended by many people from Myanmar’s different ethnicities in the Melbourne area and […]

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s birthday in Melbourne

The Australia-Myanmar Chamber of Commerce (A-MCC) partnered together with Austrade Yangon to organise a high level delegation of senior government officials from Myanmar led by the Minister of Natural Resources & Environmental Conservation (MONREC) and Myanmar and Australian industry delegates to study the mining sector in Australia including State regulations […]

Myanmar mining delegation debrief: 21-27 May 2017

The Melbourne launch of the new issue of Centre of Gravity, published by the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre (SDSC). Event hosted by La Trobe Asia.  Globalization and major power rivalry are creating a China-centric integrated Asian strategic system, drawing together the once-discrete theatres of Northeast, Southeast, South and Central […]

La Trobe Asia’s event

Monthly Seminar Extractive Industries and Social Responsibility Date: Monday 29th May 2017 Time: 5:30 for 6pm (refreshments 7-7:30pm) Venue: The Spot, Level 1 Theatre, building 110, corner of Pelham Street and Berkeley Street, The University of Melbourne. Directions: From Royal Parade by trams 19 or 59, Haymarket stop or from […]

AMI May Seminar

INTERIM REPORT, MARCH 2017 There is a continuing flow of information from many different sources on the situation in the Rakhine State.  AMI is pleased to post for interested persons the interim report presented to the Myanmar State Counsellor in March by the Advisory Commission chaired by former UN Secretary […]


Australia Myanmar Institute’s president’s speech at the Zo Cultural Show AMI was invited to speak at the Zo Cultural Show by Zo Australia Inc on Easter Monday (17th April 2017) in the Melbourne suburb of Heathmont.  The event was very well attended by AMI members, Myanmar diaspora and Zo supporters, […]

AMI’s president speech Zo Cultural Show

Monthly Seminar An update on the Myanmar by-elections held on 1 April Date: Monday 24th April 2017 Time: 5:30 for 6pm (refreshments 7-7:30pm) Venue: Lectorial Room II, North Wing-556, Art West Building, Parkville, The University of Melbourne Directions: The University can be accessed from Royal Parade by tram 19, Melbourne […]

AMI April Seminar

Zo Community Australia Inc You are cordially invite to Zo Cultural Show Date : Monday 17 April 2017 Time: 2:00 pm Venue : 78 Cuthbert Street, Heathmont, VIC 3135 RSVP is essential and please contact James Tuang, 0434193549 Please see all the details in the attached flyer or click […]

Zo Cultural Show