Foreign Affairs and Trade
The Advisory Group on Australia-Africa Relations provides advice to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, on strengthening Australia's relationships with the countries of Africa.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Minister

  • Paid Members?

    No

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    7

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Advisory Board

  • Creation Date

    1 July 2016

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Dr. Casta Tungaraza 31 January 2018 1 January 2021
Member Ms. Lisa Sharland 31 July 2018 30 July 2021
Member Dr. Angela Macdonald 11 November 2019 Determined by the appointer
Member Member Mr. Bill Repard 2 September 2019 1 September 2022
Member Dr. Mary Kimani 31 December 2018 30 December 2020
Member Mr. Henry Olonga 31 December 2017 31 December 2020
Member Dr. Nadine Sheema 31 December 2017 31 December 2020
Member Ms. Santilla Chingaipe 31 July 2018 30 July 2021
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