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Alana Johnson has been appointed to the inaugural Ministerial Council on Women’s Equality to provide expert advice on the implementation of Safe and Strong: A Victorian Gender Equality Strategy  and the future directions for gender equality in Victoria. Visit Safe and Strong: A Victorian Gender Equality Strategy

with Gloria Steinem on her recent visitA renowned public speaker and facilitator, Alana is available for engagements.

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With Gloria Steinem on her recent visit

Recent Speaking Engagements

Community Leadership and Social Change
University of Melbourne , Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences Feb 2016

Building Participatory Democracy

Community Radio Feb 2016

Indi Summit

Benalla, October 2015

AWiA delegation to Federal Ministers & MPs
Canberra, September 2015

Aust. Women in Agric national conference
Alice Springs, July 2015

Rural Policy That Works with visiting Irish Professor Sally Shortall
The Centre, Wangaratta, April 2015

Benalla Talks Farming Forum
Benalla, March 2015




Community Leadership and Social Change
Agricultural Sciences Feb 2015
INDI – The Road to Canberra film launch

Cinema Nova, Carlton, November 2014
Inaugural 100 Women in Australian Agribusiness conference
Melbourne October 2014
Celebrating 20 years of Tasmanian
Women in Agriculture

May 2014 Circular Head, Tasmania
Women of the Valleys
May 2014, Whitfield
How do you get your voice heard?
May 2014 Radio National – Life Matters
Using a Wide Angle Lens
April 2014 Monash University, Caulfield
RIRDC Rural Women’s Award
March 2014 Parliament House, Melbourne
Alpine Valleys Community Leadership Program Conference
March 2014, Wodonga
RIRDC Rural Women’s Award
March 2014 Parliament House, Darwin
National Rural Women’s Conference
Canberra 2013
Australian Women in Agriculture 20th
Anniversary Conference
WA 2013
Alexandra Club
Melbourne 2013
Trust for Nature
Melbourne 2013
National Rural Women’s Award Luncheon Canberra 2013
Voice for Indi Report Presentation
Wangaratta 2013
ABARES Outlook conference
Canberra 2012
Family Legacy & Philanthropy
Mac Robertson High School April  2016

Vic. Minister for Agriculture –
Women’s Forum

Parliament House May 2016

Wheeler Centre
Melbourne, September 2015
Rural Focus event

National Rural Social Work conference

Shepparton, July 2015

Argentine Rural Society
Buenos Aires, July 2015

RIRDC Rural Women’s Award, Victorian Alumni
Melbourne March 2015

Alpine Valleys Community Leadership Program
Wangaratta, March 2015


Commonwealth Government Rural Summit
Victoria 2012 Aust. Dairy Business of the Year
2012
Australian Women in Agriculture conf.
2012
Aust. Dairy Business of the Year awards
2012
AVCLP
2012
National Aust. Bank Agribusiness Awards
2011
ABC Q&A panel
2011
Municipal Assoc. Victoria conference
Melbourne 2011
Gender & Climate Change conference
Prato Italy 2011
Rural Social Workers conference
keynote Victoria 2011
Victorian Rural Press Club
Melbourne 2011
RIRDC awards ceremony
Parliament House Canberra 2011
Monash University
sessional lectures 2009 - 2011
New Rural Industries Australia conference
Gold Coast 2010
International Agriculture Exchange Association conference
Sweden 2010
Women's Words of Wisdom
author pub. KPMedia 2010
Rural Women Leading Change DPCD
facilitator Melbourne 2010
GRDC Guide to Succession
author 2010
ABARE Outlook Regional conf.
address 2010