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The Lowy Institute is an independent, nonpartisan international policy think tank located in Sydney, Australia. The Institute provides high-quality research and distinctive perspectives on foreign policy trends shaping Australia and the world. On Soundcloud we host podcasts from our events with high-level guest speakers as well as our own experts. Essential listening for anyone seeking to better understand foreign policy challenges!
August 25th, 2014
Episode 248 of 435 episodes
Australian Ambassador for Women and Girls Natasha Stott Despoja AM and award-winning journalist Jo Chandler spoke to the Lowy Institute’s Jenny Hayward-Jones to explore the very serious problems facing women in Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands. Ambassador Stott Despoja outlined the work Australia is doing to promote gender equality in the international arena particularly in the Pacific. Jo Chandler spoke on the significant obstacles for women seeking justice in Papua New Guinea.
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