Gender Issues in the Public Sector in Argentina and Australia

Presenter/s: Embassy of the Argentine Republic; Australian Public Service Commission; Australian National Centre for Latin American Studies; ANU Gender Institute

Event type: Forum

Event date: Tuesday, 30 March 2021 - 10:30am

Event venue: Online event

Further information: Event recording

The event will look at the current state of affairs and measures being taken in Argentina and Australia to address gender issues in the public sector, such as systemic inequality, exclusion and violence. The discussion will include presentations by an expert panel including public sector officials and academics.

Event Program

Opening Remarks
Minister Leandro Waisman, Chargé d'Affaires a.i., Embassy of the Argentine Republic
Counsellor Soledad Capone Huizenga, Directorate for Women and Gender Issues, Argentine Ministry of Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Worship
Catherine Seaberg and Meredith Turner, Inclusion Group, Australian Public Service Commission
Dr. Maria Maley, Senior Lecturer, School of Politics and International Relations, Australian National University
Closing Remarks
Dr. Fiona Jenkins, Convenor, ANU Gender Institute and Associate Professor, School of Philosophy, Australian National University
Dr. Caroline E. Schuster, Senior Lecturer in the School of Archaeology and Anthropology, Australian National University and Director of the Australian National Centre for Latin American Studies

To register to attend this online event, please email 


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