Prestigious prize awarded to AI student Abdil Mughis Mudhoffir

Congratulations to RHD student, Mr Abdil Mughis Mudhoffir, on receiving the Australia Awards Hadi Soesastro Prize 2017.

The prize honours the memory of the late Professor Hadi Soesastro, a leading Indonesian economist, academic and public intellectual, and the friendship between Australia and Indonesia. It is intended to support young leaders who will contribute to the development of Indonesia. 

Mr Mudhoffir's research on Indonesia's political economy stood out in a field of strong applicants. He was awarded the prize by the Hon Julie Bishop, Minister for Foreign Affairs.