Stories

Monday, 11 May 2020 What 'good' COVID-19 leadership looks like, according to experts responding to the pandemic and a tropical cyclone

What 'good' COVID-19 leadership looks like, according to experts responding to the pandemic and a tropical cyclone

With WLI alumnae Pamela Toliman and Adi Vasiti Radinivuna Soko, Emeline Siale Ilolahia and Kate Sutton

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Sunday, 10 May 2020 Changing young minds with sweet potatoes: Philmah’s internship

Changing young minds with sweet potatoes: Philmah’s internship

With the help of her mentor, Philmah Waken interned with Queensland's Department of Agriculture and Fisheries to conduct sweet potato research trials. Now she wants to to take her learnings home to get young Papua New Guineans excited about a career in agriculture.

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Monday, 4 May 2020 Restoring youth justice through storytelling: Patricia’s training

Restoring youth justice through storytelling: Patricia’s training

Justice systems around the world are reducing youth crime and incarceration through Restorative Justice Conferencing. Patricia Gure underwent training with Queensland’s Department of Youth Justice to learn more about the practice and how it applies to PNG.

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Sunday, 8 March 2020 ‘Doing their bit’ for diversity in the military: Marica and Jen

‘Doing their bit’ for diversity in the military: Marica and Jen

This International Women's Day, meet one of our newest Australia Awards Women’s Leadership Initiative 2020 mentoring pairs – Marica Selai Veronika Tagivetaua of Fiji and her Australian mentor, Jennifer (Jen) Wittwer CSM.

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Monday, 26 August 2019 Humanitarian Leadership in the Pacific – 23 August 2019

Humanitarian Leadership in the Pacific – 23 August 2019

Humanitarian Leadership in the Pacific – Australian and Pacific Perspectives

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Wednesday, 12 June 2019 Conversations with Hon. Fiame Naomi Mata’afa – 11 June 2019

Conversations with Hon. Fiame Naomi Mata’afa – 11 June 2019

Women’s Leadership in the Pacific - Conversations with Samoa's Deputy Prime Minister

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Monday, 6 May 2019 How Int’l Women’s Day gave Ese a ‘renewed outlook on life’

How Int’l Women’s Day gave Ese a ‘renewed outlook on life’

Ese Epinalu, Tuvalu's Attorney-General and first female lawyer, joins Melbourne’s International Women’s Day activities, reflects on leadership, and explains why context is everything.

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