Non-discrimination and equality, including gender equality, are some of the many principles that unite Europe and Australia. This shared commitment is demonstrated in the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap Index for 2017 in which Australia and EU member states occupy 16 of the top 35 global rankings.
A new publication from the EU-Australia Leadership Forum provides an insight into the relationship between the European Union and Australia and examines it from European, Australian and sometimes joint perspectives.
What do Australian media and elites think about the EU? What do they see as the challenges and opportunities in the EU-Australia relationship?