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Women’s Discussion Group
19 August 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm$8 – $10
Patricia Garcia AO, is a humanitarian and human rights advocate with extensive experience working in some of the world’s longest running conflicts and complex humanitarian emergencies, including Afghanistan, Sudan, Bosnia, Burma and Rwanda. As well as having been appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia in 2016, Patricia was a finalist in the 2016 NSW Australian of the Year awards for her contribution and services to the international humanitarian aid and development sector over the past two decades. Patricia will talk about the critical role that women play as leaders towards achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals Agenda. These global goals aim to wipe out poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change by 2030.