Episode 22 Podcast, 6 June 2016, 20 mins
Amanda Whitfort was recently interviewed by Dr Siobhan O'Sullivan, a political scientist from the University of New South Wales, about her research into animal protection laws in China. The interview has been published in the podcast "Knowing Animals", sponsored by the Australasian Animal Studies Association. In the interview Assoc Prof Whitfort discusses the reasons behind the growing call, within China, to introduce new laws to protect animals, the nature of the draft law submitted to the National People's Congress and the implications for animals in the region, if the law is passed in its current state. Click here to listen to the podcast.