Media

17 Apr UQ takes on student over criticism of Beijing

Fergus Hunter and Max Koslowski - The Sydney Morning Herald - Friday 17 April 2020 Disciplinary action against a University of Queensland student known for criticism of the Chinese government risks becoming a political headache for the university as Liberal MPs publicly warn against any actions...

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15 Apr Bipartisan call for WHO to accept Taiwan as a member

Anthony Galloway - Sydney Morning Herald - Wednesday 15 April 2020 Australian politicians from both major parties have called on the World Health Organisation to give Taiwan membership, blasting the UN body's performance in tackling the coronavirus pandemic. The intervention by federal MPs comes after Taiwan accused...

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14 Apr Morrison pressures WHO over wet market

Ben Packham - The Australian - Tuesday 14 April 2020 The World Health Organisation has backed the reopening of China’s notorious wet markets, prompting calls from Scott Morrison for greater “transparency” from the UN body on the causes of the COVID-19 outbreak. Despite strong evidence the coronavirus...

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08 Apr MEDIA STATEMENT: Senate Select Committee inquiry into COVID-19

MEDIA STATEMENT Senator James Paterson Liberal Senator for Victoria                                                                                                Wednesday 08 April 2020 2020 Senate Select Committee inquiry into COVID-19 Senator James Paterson will be the government’s nominee as deputy chair of the Senate Select Committee into the response to COVID-19. The Senate Committee will be chaired by Labor Senator...

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