On this episode of Policy Forum Pod, we ask an expert panel on economics, political marketing and leadership, and citizen engagement, to tackle the troubles with political participation. From protests on the one hand to complete disengagement on the other, our panel give their recommendations on how to get politicians to lend you their ears.
This week on the Democracy Sausage podcast we take a look at the Canadian election, find out why Australia’s Labor party could never have their own Jeremy Corbyn, and discuss Scott Morrison’s clampdown on protesters.
The current drought in Eastern Australia has focused the attention of all Australians on water but effective policy responses are missing in action. Isn’t it time to call it a water emergency? Quentin Grafton and John Williams write.
Countries, cities, councils, and organisations around the world are declaring a climate emergency and changing practices and policies in an attempt to address the challenge. Should Australia follow suit? That’s the topic for our first-ever live Policy Forum Pod.