Last saturday CPD was involved in the Battle of the Think Tanks, an event that showcased CPD’s political ideas (Link)
Leonie Phillips Principal of Thought Broker writes in The Australian what she feels each of the Think Tanks involved have as their own unique vision and opinion. She adds that think tanks play an important role in our society in shaping and debating the long term vision of Australia’s public policy.
“Think tanks of the left, such as the Centre for Policy Development (CPD), are more concerned with the environment and propose policies to convert Australia’s economy to a climate neutral one, based on environmental sustainability. Their “progressive” world view takes in the role of unpaid care in civil society, human rights, and mounting a defence of growth in the public service – everyone else’s punching bag”.
Read the full the article in The Australian here.