CONSULTANCY AND PRO BONO WORK


Consultancies and pro bono advisory work since 2012:

  • Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Future Regional Design team member as a cultural and strategic adviser
  • OPEN Parliament Project (Transparency International PNG/ National Parliament / European Union partnership) – strategic adviser and member of the combined project supervisory team
  • Facilitator of the WIL (Women in Leadership) initiative of the Economic and Public Sector Programme (EPSP) – partnership project between Dfat and Department for Personnel Management
  • Porgera Remediation Framework Association Board member (Barrick Gold) oversight of and strategic advice for the remediation response to sexual violence in the mine site
  • Paga Hill Development Company – planning, advising and implementing the community and social response component of Paga Hill Development Company’s Resettlement Project for settlers relocated from Paga Hill. The Paga Hill resettlement has been recognised by the United Nations as a landmark resettlement. It was also featured in a documentary, “Humanitarian Resettlement in Papua New Guinea” which screened at the 2014 PNG Human Rights Film Festival
  • Preparation of a project design document for expanding opportunities for economic empowerment of women through expansion of Ginigoada Bisnis Foundation programmes
  • Preparation of a draft Integrated Social Development policy for NCDC including establishing a research partnership with The Cairns Institute and James Cook University.
  • Organising and facilitating study tours for Councillors and bureaucrats to Cairns region
  • Regional Advocacy workshops for ICPD 2014 and beyond and the Sustainable Development Goals as a member of the global High Level Task Force on ICPD
  • Women in Politics and Women in Leadership workshops with APWLD (Asia Pacific Women in Law and Development)
  • Guest Lecturer on Tourist expeditions in Papua New Guinea and Melanesia (National Geographic/Lindblad; the World expeditions; Coral Princess (now Coral Expeditions)