Chief of the Defence Force appoints Gender Adviser

2014-03-27 03:19:57 | Al Muslim News
Chief of the Defence Force appoints Gender Adviser

 

The Chief of the Defence Force General David Hurley has appointed the first Gender Adviser to the Chief of the Defence Force. Ms Julie McKay from UN Women Australia will commence her appointment to provide specialist advice on gender issues. Ms McKay is a well known advocate for women and I look forward to gaining her insight as we continue to work towards a more inclusive organisation, General Hurley said. Ms McKay will continue in her role as Executive Director of the Australian National Committee for UN Women and will manage both positions on a part-time basis. Ms McKay has been a member of the Secretary and Chief of the Defence Force Gender Equality Advisory Board since 2012..

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