Emma Dawson is Executive Director of public policy think tank Per Capita. She has worked as a researcher at Monash University and the University of Melbourne; in policy and public affairs for SBS and Telstra; and as a senior policy adviser in the Rudd and Gillard Governments.
Emma is a regular contributor to Guardian Australia and The Australian Financial Review and a frequent guest on ABC radio programs nationally.
Emma is the co-author of Per Capita’s report "Measure for Measure: Gender Equality in Australia", and co-editor of the collection of essays "What happens next? Reconstructing Australia after COVID-19", published by Melbourne University Press.
Gender equality in Australia deteriorates again, rapidly, yet the rage for change remains undaunted