Speakers & MCs

IWD 2022 Headline Presentation

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE

Founder, the Jane Goodall Institute & UN Messenger of Peace

Linh Do

Director of The Wattle Fellowship, University of Melbourne

This International Women’s Day, we are honoured to feature an exclusive in-depth interview with internationally renowned and celebrated scientist, conservationist and human rights activist, Dr Jane Goodall. Appearing virtually, Dr Goodall will be interviewed by Linh Do, a sustainability activist and leader in her own right.

IWD 2022 Local Speakers

Melbourne

Canberra

Perth

Amanda Lamont

Co Founder, Australasian Women in Emergencies Network

Christine Clarke

Ambassador for Women and Girls

Kirsten Rose

Executive Director Future Industries at CSIRO

Brisbane

Sydney

Virtual

Professor Kerrie Wilson

Pro Vice-Chancellor (Sustainability Strategy) at QUT

Kavita Naidu

International Human Rights Lawyer

Marlee Silva

Author, Presenter and Commentator

IWD 2022 UN Women Representatives

Alison Davidian

County Representative a.i., UN Women Afghanistan

Semin Qasmi

UN Women Program Specialist - Ending Violence Against Women (EVAW)

Alvina Lillie Soaki Erekali

Country Programme Coordinator, UN Women Solomon Islands

IWD 2022 MCs

Jacqui Felgate

Melbourne

Jennifer Bechwati

Canberra

Tina Altieri

Perth

Kay McGrath

Brisbane

Mel McLaughlin

Sydney

Angela Tsun

Perth