Australia 2020 summit

Held on 19-20 April 2008.

Environmentalists claimed to have been sidelined (agenda denial, in other words)

was also the birth of the Henry Tax review (Wayne Swan reporting Kevin Rudd had a ‘brain spasm’ at a post-summit press conference – see Paul Kelly, 2014.


Twomey, A. 2008. The 2020 Summit: The Future of Governance. Agenda 15(2), pp.15–20.

And other articles in the same issue of Agenda.

And there’s a long newspaper article on it to.

Picture of blonde scientist holding ice core


See wikipedia


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