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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

Cause for hope as Ruak takes the reins in Timor-Leste?

6/20/2018
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On this week’s Policy Forum Pod, we take a look at the hopes and headwinds in Timor-Leste’s under new Prime Minister Taur Matan Ruak – from personality politics and gender inequality, to an economy that’s on the brink of a 'fiscal cliff'.

Duration:00:36:47

Scoring goals in Putin’s Russia

6/14/2018
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On this week’s podcast, we hear from three Russia experts about the country’s long game for energy expansion, its red cards in international politics, and whether it can regain a home advantage in the Asia-Pacific.

Duration:00:35:52

Who run the world?

6/7/2018
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On this week’s podcast, Policy Forum’s Maya Bhandari chats to three trailblazing young women about how to rejuvenate our national political conversation.

Duration:00:42:53

Back to basics – Finland’s Universal Basic Income

5/31/2018
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We hear from Olli Kangas, the lead designer of Finland’s Universal Basic Income experiment, about the future of social welfare and why the Finnish trial will be discontinued.

Duration:00:29:51

Diving into the Indo-Pacific debate

5/24/2018
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In this special double-length podcast, we hear from Rory Medcalf, David Brewster and Denise Fisher about how the Indo-Pacific concept could shape the future of Asia.

Duration:00:59:10

Australia's place in the new space race

5/17/2018
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On the latest Policy Forum Pod, two experts take a look at how Australia's new space agency could help launch a multi-billion dollar industry.

Duration:00:29:10

Seeing the policy big picture: the science of systems

5/10/2018
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On this special episode of Policy Forum Pod, Helen Sullivan leads a discussion with three experts on the complex systems that underpin the success or failure of public policy.

Duration:00:27:08

Australia’s new intelligence jigsaw

5/3/2018
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Three experts discuss the Australian Government’s reorganisation of national security functions into a single portfolio: the Department of Home Affairs.

Duration:00:28:11

Feeding the world

4/26/2018
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One of the world’s leading water and environment experts provides his short answer to a very big question: how can we create a world without hunger?

Duration:00:17:04

A high price tag for the Australian dream

4/19/2018
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On the latest Policy Forum Pod, we chat with ANU researchers Ben Phillips and Cukkoo Joseph about how to repair Australia’s housing affordability problem.

Duration:00:16:29