Media engagement is an important part of growing Philippines-Australia people-to-people ties.
In Sydney and Canberra, award-winning broadcast journalist Karen Davila met with experts in government, business, civil society and academia to learn about Australia and the Philippines’ cooperation on climate change and renewable energy. She also met Filipinos making strides in Australia, and experienced Aussie culture and lifestyle.
At the Sydney Opera House
Discussion on contemporary Philippines-Australia relations with Roland Rajah, Lead Economist and Director, Indo-Pacific Development Centre, Lowy Institute
With Edinel Magtibay-Dearden, Executive Producer of SBS Filipino
At the Parliament House
With Australia’s Ambassador for Climate Change Kristin Tilley
Discussion with Australia Awards Scholars and tour of University of Sydney
Visit to Evoenergy Hydrogen Test Facility and discussion with Group Manager Bruce Hansen
At the Geoscience Australia
At Sydney’s largest urban water recycling plant in Green Square Infrastructure Centre, Green Square Water
Discussion on Sustainable Sydney 2030-2050 Plan with Chief Operating Officer Kim Woodbury