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The Brief: Designing for disaster

9/17/2018
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On this episode of The Brief, David Sanderson looks at disaster risk, response, and resilience.

Duration:00:15:11

What do policymakers think of scientists?

9/14/2018
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We heard from the scientists about how to give researchers more policy influence, now it’s time to hear from the other side. On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, Ian Chubb and Taimus Werner-Gibbings take a look at the political end of the science-policy pipeline.

Duration:00:47:30

The Brief: China’s Xinjiang police state

9/9/2018
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On this episode of The Brief, Thomas Cliff takes a look at the reality of life under government surveillance for Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang province.

Duration:00:14:17

Podcast: Putting community engagement in the neighbourhood of good policy

9/6/2018
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On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we chat to a former advisor to the Obama White House about why community knowledge and participation is the key to good public policy.

Duration:00:25:34

The Brief: too close to home

9/3/2018
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The Brief podcast is a short, sharp, snapshot of today’s policy landscape. On this episode, we home in on why so many Australians are still sleeping rough.

Duration:00:15:24

Impact made easy

8/30/2018
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What does it actually mean for researchers to make a difference? On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we hear from Mark Reed, an expert in helping researchers be more productive and achieve real-world impact.

Duration:00:39:29

The Brief: Courting Duterte

8/27/2018
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The Brief podcast is a straightforward snapshot of today’s policy landscape. On this episode, multi award-winning journalist Marites Vitug looks at the rule of law and the future of the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte.

Duration:00:16:30

Water waste: the dangerous paradox of irrigation efficiency

8/23/2018
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On this week’s podcast, we chat to two authors of a new paper looking at how ill-advised irrigation efficiency measures may be sinking our chance of solving the world’s water problems.

Duration:00:34:56

The Brief: mixing pop and policy

8/20/2018
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The Brief podcast is a straightforward snapshot of today’s policy landscape. Marking the loss of Aretha Franklin, the ‘Queen of Soul’, this week we tune in to the interplay of music and policy and ask how music can enable change.

Duration:00:16:11

Putting science and policy on the same wavelength

8/16/2018
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On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, a physicist, a psychologist, an engineer, and a climate scientist discuss how to break down the barriers standing between science and good public policy.

Duration:00:48:47

The Brief: Australia’s National Energy Guarantee

8/13/2018
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The Brief podcast is a straightforward snapshot of today’s policy landscape. On this episode, we shine a light on the National Energy Guarantee and ask what it might mean for Australia’s highly-charged debate on energy and climate policy.

Duration:00:12:30

Is Asia sleepwalking to war?

8/9/2018
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On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we hear from Dr Brendan Taylor about his new book ‘The four flashpoints: How Asia goes to war’.

Duration:00:28:30

Policy Forum Pod Extra: protecting the media

8/6/2018
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It’s been said that the media is the nervous system of a healthy democracy. In this Policy Forum Pod Extra, we look at the symptoms facing media organisations in a time of political upheaval and technological change.

Duration:00:20:01

A picture of health: Sir Harry Burns

8/2/2018
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Why are so many of us unwell, despite our strides in technology and economic growth? On this episode of Policy Forum Pod, we hear from Scotland’s former Chief Medical Officer Sir Harry Burns.

Duration:00:32:13

Policy Forum Pod Extra: Pakistan election

7/30/2018
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The world’s fifth-most populous country is about to undergo an historic change in leadership. Moeen Cheema sheds some light on the politics and personalities behind the Pakistani election.

Duration:00:10:28

Global policy at the coalface

7/26/2018
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On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we hear about an Australian program empowering young people to take the world’s blueprint for development into their own hands.

Duration:00:28:41

No child’s play

7/19/2018
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How do we protect our kids in an age of mass migration? On this episode of Policy Forum Pod, we discuss child rights and social policy with Save the Children CEO Paul Ronalds.

Duration:00:16:17

Diving into diversity

7/12/2018
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How do we create more diversity in the workplace? On this episode of Policy Forum Pod, we discuss the ins and outs of equality and inclusion by taking a look at policy implementation in the public sector.

Duration:00:21:34

Looking back, looking forward

7/5/2018
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Policy Forum Pod turns 50 this week! So, in this special pod we take a look back at some of the presenters’ favourite moments, and some moments they would probably like to forget.

Duration:00:43:03

Are policymakers unethical?

6/28/2018
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How can our policy institutions regain the public’s trust? On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we bring an ethical lens to the fields of law, economics, and politics.

Duration:00:35:26