Mechanisms for international security are eroding worldwide as political conflict and digital disruption escalate and trust erodes. Explore how our Monash and alumni community are strengthening geopolitical security in challenging and complex global environments.
Halting modern slavery in the 21st century
We call it modern slavery, but there’s nothing modern about it. How to stop it? Monash is leading the revolution.
Escaping the Taliban
Parisa Sekandari was at Herat University in West Afghanistan when her country fell to the Taliban in August 2021, turning her world upside down.
Refugee spirit fires a future of hope
Afghan asylum seeker Mariam Mohammad Rahim raises thousands of dollars for other students experiencing disadvantage while also pursuing a future in medicine.
From the archives
Creating a global movement for the public good
Manjula Lee has developed a breakthrough monitoring tool that helps governments and corporations support sustainable development programs.
The culture challenge that changed a life
As the coronavirus crisis plays out, some see a chance to connect a divided world.
Breaking the modern slavery supply chain
Drawing on her financial expertise, Kimberley Cole seeks to ruin the economics of the modern slave trade.
Tackling global issue through prestigious scholarships
Monash's most recent cohort of Fulbright, Rhodes and Schwarzman scholars tell us what they’re passionate about, and how they hope to make positive changes through the international opportunities these scholarships provide.
Power for good
Monash law graduate Nicole Iseppi is an influential figure in global energy infrastructure, working to empower societies through a low-carbon future.
An eye for the big picture
From his office high above the New York business district, Paul Sheard closely scrutinises the global economy. And he’s never seen anything like what’s unfolding now.
Grappling with the China paradox
After honing her language skills on the streets of Nanjing, Helen Sawczak is now immersed in building Australia’s ties with China.
Corporate governance and modern slavery
For Monash alumna Geraldine Johns-Putra, using the law to tackle modern slavery in supply chains represents the key to meaningful corporate action on human rights.