The Whitlam Institute within Western Sydney University is a dynamic public policy institute that commemorates and is inspired by the life and work of one of Australia’s most respected Prime Ministers, the Hon Gough Whitlam AC QC. The Whitlam Institute is guided by the ‘three great aims’ that drove the Whitlam Program of 1972; to promote equality; to involve the people of Australia in the decision-making processes of our land; and to liberate the talents and uplift the horizons of the Australian people.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2020): Leanne Smith
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Leanne Smith
Leader gender: Female