Elena Williams


Country: Australia

Elena Williams is an international education and development practitioner with over ten years of experience in Indonesia. She is currently undertaking doctoral studies examining the impact of study abroad programs on the Australia-Indonesia relationship. She is a board member with Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Australia-Indonesia Institute, support the Asia Education Foundation’s ‘Go Global’ program as an Indonesian language ambassador, and serves as a mentor and advisor with a range of organisations, including The Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies, The Australia-Indonesia Youth Association, The Conference of Australian and Indonesian Youth, and University of Sydney. Elena has also worked in gender and development roles with Oxfam Australia, Reconciliation Australia, and UN Women Indonesia.

Elena Williams adalah seorang praktisi pendidikan dan pengembangan internasional dengan pengalaman lebih dari sepuluh tahun di Indonesia. Ia saat ini sedang melakukan studi doktoral yang meneliti dampak program studi di luar negeri terhadap hubungan Australia-Indonesia. Ia adalah anggota dewan Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Australia-Indonesia Institute, mendukung program ‘Go Global’ dari Asia Education Foundation sebagai duta bahasa Indonesia, dan melayani sebagai mentor dan penasihat dengan berbagai organisasi, termasuk The Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies, Asosiasi Pemuda Australia-Indonesia, Konferensi Pemuda Australia dan Indonesia, dan Universitas Sydney. Elena juga pernah bekerja dalam peran gender dan pembangunan dengan Oxfam Australia, Reconciliation Australia, dan UN Women Indonesia.

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Main Program | Women in History

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