Timothy Ginty is the Trade Justice Coordinator at the Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network (AFTINET). AFTINET has published an election scorecard comparing the trade policies of the LNP, ALP, Greens and Centre Alliance. To write to your candidates on trade transparency, see AFTINET’s campaign page.
What a new Minister should do about trade policies and trade justice
As you go to the polling booth on May 21, your candidates will be asking for your vote to repair an economy hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, floods, and fire. But before you entrust them with your vote, you should also ask how their party’s trade policies will help or hinder the national recovery. Continue reading »