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Indigenous Women in Governance Masterclass

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Lendlease

Level 14, Tower 3 International Towers

Barangaroo

Sydney, NSW 2000

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Featuring Indigenous women experienced in governance and leadership, this one day Masterclass focuses on effective strategies for promoting gender equality and cultural diversity.

Masterclass schedule

  1. Presentations from keynote speakers
  2. Panel discussions with a range of Indigenous female CEO's of community organisations
  3. Practical workshop on gender strategies in governance

Keynote speakers

June Oscar AO - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner

June Oscar AO is a proud Bunuba woman from the remote town of Fitzroy Crossing in Western Australia’s Kimberly region. She is a strong advocate for Indigenous Australian languages, social justice, women’s issues, and has worked tirelessly to reduce Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).

Dr Jackie Huggins AM - Co-Chair of National Congress of Australia's First Peoples

Jackie Huggins is a Bidjara (central Queensland) and Birri-Gubba Juru (North Queensland) woman from Queensland. Throughout her career spanning over four decades, Jackie has played a leading role in reconciliation, literacy, women’s issues and social justice.

Michelle Deshong - CEO of the Australian Indigenous Governance Institute

Michelle Deshong is from Townsville, North Queensland and draws here connection to Kuku Yulanji nation. She has a strong background in gender equality, working within the UN, NGO and governance sectors to ensure that the voices of Indigenous women are represented at all levels.

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Workshop materials are provided on the day.

This is a fully catered event. Please notify us if you have any special dietary requirements.

Lendlease is pleased to host the Indigenous Women in Governance Masterclass.

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Sydney, NSW 2000

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