A Foreign Affair- Bob Carr in conversation with Peter Hartcher
For our very first edition of the Walkey Foundation’s new WalkleyTalks podcast we bring you a fascinating conversation between Australia’s highest ranking diplomat and one of Australia’s most respected, Gold Walkley winning journalists.
In this not-to-be-missed, wide-ranging discussion, Australia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bob Carr, and The Sydney Morning Herald’s veteran political editor and foreign correspondent, Peter Hartcher, go head to head in an entertaining and illuminating hour-long conversation that amongst many topics touches on the ICAC inquiry, asylum seeker policy and Australia’s place in the “Asian Century”.
This conversation was chaired by by Jim Middleton, anchor of the Australia Network & ABC24’s Newsline.
Living the Story- Lyse Doucet, BBC World News Chief International Correspondent
As a multiple award-winning chief international correspondent and senior presenter for BBC World News television and BBC World Service Radio, Lyse Doucet knows better than most how to tell a powerful story that resonates across borders.
Fearless and inspirational, Lyse is regularly deployed to anchor special news coverage from the field in crisis zones and after natural disasters. She also played a key role in the BBC’s coverage of the “Arab Spring” across the Middle East and North Africa.
In this emotionally charged presentation delivered at the Walkley Foundation’s Storyology event, Lyse speaks movingly about what she has witnessed and the power of story in giving the vulnerable a voice.
We are delighted to bring you this presentation from Lyse Doucet with the support of BBC World News Television and BBC World Service Radio.