Work With Purpose

Monday December 7, 2020

‘Trust in Government after 2020: Where do we go from here?’ with Professor Mark Evans and Michelle Grattan AO

Trust in the Commonwealth Government rose to new heights during the COVID-19 pandemic. In this special episode of Work with Purpose, Director of Democracy 2025, Professor Mark Evans FIPAA, and one of Australia’s most distinguished political journalists, Michelle Grattan AO, explore this increase in political trust and how trust levels will potentially be shaped in the future.

Discussed in this episode:

  • How the Government can maintain their current level of trust
  • Australia compared to other countries in terms of polarisation and trust
  • The changing role and perceptions of the Australian Public Service (APS)
  • What the APS can do to sustain and improve support for our political institutions

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  • Professor Mark Evans FIPAA image
    Professor Mark Evans FIPAA

    Director of Democracy 2025

  • Michelle Grattan AO image
    Michelle Grattan AO

    Political journalist

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