Early intervention sounds great in theory – so what happens in practice? On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, Paul Cairney and Gemma Carey take a look at the challenge of defining, designing and realising preventative policies.
If the world is to have any chance of eradicating poverty by 2030, it has to understand it first. This week on Policy Forum Pod, we hear from two leading figures working on the front line of measuring and addressing the problem.
What happens when public health agendas dictate social attitudes? On this episode of The Brief, Simone Dennis takes a look at how public health regulations actually affect the lives of smokers, vapers, and drinkers.
Does the infrastructure age need a new model of community engagement? This week on Policy Forum Pod, we look at the busy intersection of policy, industry and research – and ask whether it could do with a pedestrian crossing.
Tourists are ambassadors for their countries – but aren’t always up to the job. This week on The Brief podcast, we hear from David Beirman about how policymakers can ensure tourism is worth the trouble.
Can a solution to climate change be Australia’s next big export? On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we zero in on zero-carbon energy with a group of researchers who want to build Australia’s renewable energy export industry from the ground up.
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.