Tanya Plibersek

Discussion paper

Australian foreign policy: the Labor approach

Mainstream thinking accepts that the main tenets of Australian foreign policy are the US alliance, engagement with the Indo-Pacific and our global interests. We differ over emphasis and approach, but we are fortunate to have broad agreement on the component parts. This is one reason...

National interest, good international citizenship and Labor's foreign policy

On 31 May, the Deputy Leader of the Opposition and Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, the Hon. Tanya Plibersek MP, spoke at the Lowy Institute on how Australia can be a better international citizen.

Australia's social inclusion heritage – past, present, future

Tanya Plibersek outlines Australian egalitarian values and how they have been and continue to be translated into government, economic and social policy.