Events

UN Secondment: What happened? So what? Now what?

Summary

During her secondment, a new Secretary-General was elected, the General Assembly held a Refugee Summit with Heads of State, and Australia was outvoted by the world wanting to negotiate a treaty banning nuclear weapons.

Start Date

17th Mar 2017 6:00pm

End Date

17th Mar 2017 7:00pm

Venue

Law Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Law Building, Grosvenor Crescent

RSVP / Contact Information

Enquiries: tas@unaa.org.au

presented by

Senator Lisa Singh

Senator for Tasmania

The United Nations Association of Australia -Tasmania (UNAA-Tas) and the University of Tasmania Faculty of Law invite you to an evening with Senator Lisa Singh presenting about her recent secondment to the United Nations (September – December 2016).

During her secondment, a new Secretary General was elected, the General Assembly held a Refugee Summit with Heads of State, and Australia was outvoted by the world wanting to negotiate a treaty banning nuclear weapons.

Hear Senator Lisa Singh’s reflections on what happened, why it matters, and what's next for Australia.

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