Professor Megan Davis

Professor Megan Davis

RegNet researcher Megan Davis first Australian Indigenous woman elected to a UN body

28th April 2010

Following elections at the Economic and Social Council and the appointment by the President of ECOSOC, CIGJ PhD student Megan Davis has been selected as a member of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues for the term 2011-2013, starting 1 January 2011.

Megan was also recently praised by Minister Jenny Macklin for her role in drafting the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

Read Minister Macklin’s speech

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