On Saturday 6 June 2015, the Taiwan Foundation for Democracy, the China Democracy Forum (Sydney) and the Sydney Democracy Network hosted a day-long forum at the University on The Umbrella Movement: Hong Kong and the Future of China. With opening remarks by Professor Simon Tormey,...

Sydney Ideas event with Jonathan Fenby , 18 September 2014 -  China’s rise has been the most important global event since the end of the Cold War and has led to forecasts that it is destined to rule the world. Following the publication of his...

China’s rise has been the most important global event since the end of the Cold War and has led to forecasts that it is destined to rule the world. Following the publication of his latest book, Jonathan Fenby will argue that while the People’s Republic...

Speaker: Kerry Brown Date:  Friday 12 September Time: 5 to 6:30pm Venue: Lecture Theatre 104, New Law Annex Building, the University of Sydney Cost: Free event with registration required - email to sdn@sydney.edu.au to register During the past decade, China experienced profound economic and social changes. Under the leadership of Hu...

Date: 4 June, 2014 Time: 6:00 - 8:30pm Venue: NSW Parliament, Theatrette In the spring months of 1989, millions of citizens occupied the streets of hundreds of Chinese cities demanding an end to government corruption and authoritarian rule. The uprisings were crushed by troops and agents of the...

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