Media Releases

  • Public Hearings on Human Rights

    A public hearing on Friday, 18 June 2021 will examine Australia’s role internationally in promoting the elimination of child and forced marriage and the human rights of women and girls in the Pacific.

    Media release issue date: Thursday, 17 June 2021

  • Inquiry to review key initiatives in the Pacific that enhance opportunities for women and girls

    A new parliamentary inquiry will review how Australia can better engage with our Pacific neighbours to enhance opportunities for women and girls.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

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    Committee Secretary
    Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
    PO Box 6021
    Parliament House
    Canberra ACT 2600

    Phone: +61 2 6277 2313
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