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2020 Edith Cowan Memorial Lecture: Celebrating International Women's Day

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Edith Cowan University, Joondalup Pines

270 Joondalup Drive

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Join ECU for their annual Edith Cowan Memorial Lecture celebrating International Women’s Day.

International Women’s Day is held annually in March and this year’s theme is #EachforEqual - an equal world is an enabled world.

ECU’s event will commence with an introduction from the Hon. Simone McGurk MLA, Minister for Child Protection; Women’s Interests; Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence; Community Services.

To continue the celebrations, join us with a panel of experts to discuss the relationships between gender equality, climate justice and sustainable development.

The panel will include:

Mr Mike Rowe – Director-General, Department of Water and Environmental Regulation, Government of Western Australia;
Dr Naomi Godden – Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellow, ECU’s South West Campus, specialising in research in gendered impacts of climate change and co-chair of the national Women’s Climate Justice Collective;
Professor Rob Newton – WA Scientist of the Year 2019, Vice-Chancellor Professorial Research Fellow, and Professor of Exercise Medicine, ECU
Ms Kathleen Jahour - State General Manager, Business Banking WA, ANZ Commercial Banking.

ECU’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Strategic Partnerships) Professor Cobie Rudd will moderate the panel discussion, as we consider what action is needed to create greater equality possibilities.

When: Friday, 6 March 2020, 9.45am (for 10.00am start)
Networking and morning tea from 11.00am

Where: ECU Joondalup Pines, 270 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup 6027

RSVP: Register your attendance through Eventbrite by Friday, 28 February 2020 (if not full before, as places are limited)

Event is open to the public.

NOTE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, ECU almuna and panellist Jasmine Head is no longer able to attend.

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