Steven J. Robinson
Steven J. Robinson
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Mindanaoans getting on with the job despite COVID-19
by Steven J. Robinson - September 17, 2020 - 12:00am
No matter where you are in the Philippines – or the world, for that matter – the impacts of COVID-19 have spread far beyond the illness itself.
Australia is a friend in hard times
by Steven J. Robinson - September 3, 2020 - 12:00am
COVID-19 is indeed a global challenge.
Friendship Day – The show must go on
by Steven J. Robinson - May 21, 2020 - 12:00am
During these more confined times what most of us really miss is the company of friends and extended family.
Cooperation can help beat COVID-19
by Steven J. Robinson - April 23, 2020 - 12:00am
These days, it’s more important than ever to listen to expert advice.
If you want economic growth, invest in women
by Steven J. Robinson - March 7, 2020 - 8:00pm
An important part of my job is to help deepen commercial links between the Philippines and Australia.
What Australia Day means to me
by Steven J. Robinson - January 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Every country celebrates its national day in its own way. For Australia, at this time of year, it is summer and a time for holidays.
Reasons to be cheerful this Christmas
by Steven J. Robinson - December 26, 2019 - 12:00am
So this is Christmas. And what have you done? You might think this famous song by John Lennon sits at the top of the list for diplomats.
Australia and the Philippines making the web a safer place for children
by Steven J. Robinson - November 14, 2019 - 12:00am
We all know that technology is changing how we live. And mostly, these changes have been positive.
Mabuhay ang mga Gurong Pilipino
by Steven J. Robinson - October 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Before becoming a diplomat I trained as a high school teacher.
Australia supports peace and progress in the Bangsamoro
by Steven J. Robinson - September 19, 2019 - 12:00am
I know that when many Filipinos hear about Mindanao thoughts of conflict are not far behind. How could they not be, after decades of fighting and the loss of thousands of lives?
The Philippines and Australia are in a joint fight against plant disease
by Steven J. Robinson - August 16, 2019 - 12:00am
You may not know this, but Australia and the Philippines are together battling an enemy that lies beneath our feet. If we lose this fight, it could destroy one of the most important farming products for the Philippines...
We can avoid a road to ruin
by Steven J. Robinson - July 18, 2019 - 12:00am
When you look at the state of the world, you might be worried that we are on a road to ruin.
Celebrating the success of Australian-educated Filipinos
by Steven J. Robinson - June 27, 2019 - 12:00am
It’s said that education is what survives when the lessons are long forgotten.
Philippines: You’ve got a friend
by Steven J. Robinson - May 23, 2019 - 12:00am
There is an old saying in diplomacy that countries don’t have friends, only interests.
Taste of Australia
by Steven J. Robinson - April 25, 2019 - 12:00am
Diplomatic meetings are often serious events. We exchange greetings and quickly get down to the affairs of state.
Australia supports a better balance for women
by Steven J. Robinson - March 7, 2019 - 12:00am
I’ve met Filipinos from all walks of life in the seven weeks since starting work as Australian Ambassador to the Philippines.
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