PNG: pathways to gender parity

Crawford School of Public Policy | Development Policy Centre

Event details

Forum

Date & time

Tuesday 13 October 2015
12.00pm–1.30pm

Venue

Barton Theatre, Level 1, JG Crawford Building 132, Lennox Crossing, ANU

Speaker

Various speakers.

Contacts

Macarena Rojas
6125 7922

This panel discussion showcased high-profile speakers from Papua New Guinea and Australia. It explored current gender parity issues in Papua New Guinea, how business can work to adopt a diverse work force and how to expand the opportunities available to both men and women within the changing commercial and social environment of Papua New Guinea.

Speakers:

  • Ann Steele ANZ PNG, Head of Human Resources and Senior HR Executive
  • Ms Avia Koisen Principal, Koisen Lawyers
  • Dr Eric Kwa Secretary/CEO, PNG Constitutional Law Reform Commission
  • The Honourable Malakai Tabar MP Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology in PNG
  • Magistrate John Kaumi Mendi District Court Senior Provincial Magistrate
  • Dr Linda Van Leeuwen Capacity Building Specialist and Manager, Anitua
  • Ms Gloria Sevua National Development Bank Investments Ltd, Business Incubation Officer
  • Professor Stephen Howes Director of the Development Policy Centre (Chair)

This panel discussion was part of the ANZ | PNG Gender Parity Symposium, held from 13- 15 October in Canberra, Brisbane and Sydney. For more information, go to: http://www.asiapacificprofessionals.org/png-gender-parity-symposium-2015/

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