I'm a freelance journalist from Australia but based in Hanoi, Vietnam. I have a degree in journalism from RMIT and a Masters in International Relations from the University of Melbourne. I've been in Hanoi for over a year and have developed extensive networks and contacts.
When the East West Link was abandoned a tonne of funding for new bike trails in and around Melbourne went with it. This piece explores what has been lost for cyclists in this change of policy and what cyclists in Melbourne need.