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Briefing by Minister for International Development & the Pacific

September 29, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Minister for International Development and the Pacific, Concetta Fierravanti-Wells will be briefing and taking questions from the FCA. Prior to her current portfolio, she was the Assistant Minister for Multicultural Affairs, with responsibilities in the Attorney-General, Immigration and Border Protection, and Social Services portfolios. She has also served as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services, with special responsibility for multicultural affairs and settlement services.

Before entering the Senate, for 25 years the Minister was involved in many community organisations, including on the Board of Father Chris Riley’s Youth off the Streets. She was the Ministerial Adviser to the Global Diversity Conference in 1995, and served as a member of the Multicultural Advisory Committee for SOCOG, Australia’s coordinating body for the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

When: Thursday, September 29
Time: 2pm
Where: Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices, 1 Bligh Street, Sydney, NSW 2000. [Meet at the reception desk on the ground floor],
RSVP: info@foreigncorrespondents.org.au or via Facebook by COB Thursday, September 22

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Date:
September 29, 2016
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Venue

Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices, 1 Bligh Street, Sydney, NSW 2000.
1 Bligh Street
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
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