Join Your Association’s Committee

We are recruiting an Events Planner! The Events Planner is responsible for the organisation of MIDP Association events. Working closely with the Events Coordinator, and the rest of the committee, they ensure the smooth execution of a variety of events throughout the year. To understand more and how to apply, click the link below for the detailed position description: Download Events Planner PDF

WYLT… Attend this event: An Insight into Women, Diplomacy and Gender Equality?

Speaker: Ms Michele Woonacott, US Vice Consul for Political and Economic Affairs, US Consulate General, Melbourne 18:00 – 19:30 Tue, 07 Mar 2017 AIIA VICTORIA, DYASON HOUSE, 124 JOLIMONT ROAD, EAST MELBOURNE, 3002 Historically, the field of diplomacy has been a male-dominated occupation. Previously barred in some countries from working once married or after having children, women have had to overcome a multitude of archaic legal restrictions in order to realise the same opportunities afforded to their … Read more…

WYLT… Attend this IPCS Seminar?

Visualising Solidarity: Forging everyday humanitarianism through public representations of development Prof. Uma Kothari Since the 1980s there has been a vast proliferation of campaigns, charity adverts, musical movements, fair trade marketing, celebrity endorsements and media promotions to support humanitarian causes. More recently, we have witnessed a growth in the role of visual media in guiding diverse publics on how they might perceive and act upon calls for a shared responsibility. Foundational to the success of … Read more…

WYLT… Attend this symposium about tourism and social justice?

The symposium highlights the pioneering work of two of the globe’s leading scholars working on critical investigations into the global tourism phenomena. Dr. Stroma Cole will present insights from her long-term investigation into water and social justice in Bali, while Dr. Freya Higgins-Desbiolles’ will examine food tourism as a pathway to decolonisation and alternative futures. Equity, gender empowerment, indigenous rights, sustainable tourism and community resilience will be discussed.   On Tuesday 14 March 2017 LOCATION … Read more…

WYLT… Participate in MIDPA social event?

Whether you’re back from summer adventures or you’ve just arrived wide-eyed in Australia, there’s so much to talk about and so many people to see! Come meet new, current and old MIDP students at the Association’s first social event of the year. Don’t be shy, escape campus, explore a new neighbourhood, try out a hilarious sport. We will be barefoot bowling at the Melbourne Bowling Club 6-8pm Friday evening. For those still uncertain navigating Melbourne’s … Read more…

WYLT… Attend to this public lecture?

What Happens to the Hillary Doctrine in a Trump Administration? Visiting professor Valerie Hudson will discuss the Hillary Doctrine and gender in US foreign policy. Professor Hudson will explore the implications for the Women, Peace and Security agenda under the Trump administration and the future of gender perspectives in US politics and policy. Dr. Hudson is a professor from The Bush School of Government and Public Service, and Director of the Women, Peace and Security … Read more…

WYLT… Volunteer as a Managing Director for WhyDev?

Managing Director (voluntary) Employer: WhyDev Work Type/s: Volunteer Classification/s: Community Development, Executive & Senior Management, International Aid & Development, Project Management, Volunteer Management Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP) Location: Melbourne Job posted on: 21 February, 2017. Applications close: 01 March, 2017. – See more at: http://www.ethicaljobs.com.au/Members/whydev/managing-director-voluntary#sthash.GVXWs5No.dpuf   Read the full description: http://www.ethicaljobs.com.au/Members/whydev/managing-director-voluntary