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Diplomacy, Disasters and Deals: Foreign Policy 2014

March 11th, 2014

Episode 37 of 83 episodes

What are the foreign policies and relationships that will matter the most to Australia in 2014? And how might the new Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop make her mark at home and abroad? This year we’ll once again take stock, looking at the challenges, relationships and priorities of Australia’s foreign affairs with three of the Lowy Institute’s finest thinkers. Join host Sally Warhaft with Anthony Bubalo, Jenny Hayward-Jones and Rory Medcalf for an in-depth discussion on Australia’s place in the world. The Fifth Estate For the last two years, award-winning anthropologist and broadcaster Sally Warhaft has been the Wheeler Centre’s in-house news anchor. Her fortnightly live interview series continues in 2014 as she reacts to the latest stories whipping up a storm in the media. Every second Tuesday Sally hosts a dizzying array of guests from the political and cultural world, in a witty and revealing analysis of current affairs. Topical guests are announced in the weeks prior to the events – check this website for updates. Podcast Missed it? Download the podcast here: mp3, 30mb