Policy a la carte – can we take proven solutions from around the world and make them work here?

Time and date
Thursday, 27 February 2020
Location
Brotherhood of St Laurence Head Office, 67 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy Father Tucker's Room

The discussion will traverse broad territory including tackling inequality, addressing violence and achieving zero emissions.

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Andrew Wear

The BSL Research & Policy Centre is delighted to invite you to our first Brotherhood Talks session for 2020:

Policy a la carte – can we take proven solutions from around the world and make them work here?

Andrew Wear (public policy expert and author) will be interviewed by the Brotherhood’s Executive Director Conny Lenneberg. They will explore Andrew’s research into policy approaches that are successful elsewhere and the transferability of these to Australia. The discussion will traverse broad territory including tackling inequality, addressing violence and achieving zero emissions.

Andrew is a senior Victorian public servant with a passion for public policy and author of new release Solved! How other countries have cracked the world’s biggest problems and we can too . He has degrees in politics, law, economics and public policy, is a graduate of the Senior Executive Program at Harvard Kennedy School, and a fellow of the Institute of Public Administration Australia. Andrew’s work has appeared in peer-reviewed journals, The Mandarin and The Guardian. He is a board member at Ardoch – a children’s education charity.

Please RSVP for seating and catering purposes by emailing Jane Douglas jdouglas@bsl.org.au or call (03) 9483 1364.

We also invite you to enjoy our Brotherhood Talks podcast, drawn from our RPC seminar series. Listen on Apple Podcasts , Soundcloud or Spotify and on our website .

All welcome at this wheelchair accessible venue. Please advise if any accessibility adjustments would help support your attendance.

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