About Patricia Garcia
I continue to be actively engaged in humanitarian advocacy and research and training in peacebuilding and human rights with a focus on women peace and security, conflict prevention and the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals Agenda.
As former UNAA Program Manager UN Sustainable Development Goals, I established the national SDGs program. Currently I am Coordinator of the IEP Ambassador Program. I am also Honorary Associate at the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Sydney.My languages in addition to English are Spanish and French. In 2011 I received an Australian Federal Government award for services to the overseas humanitarian sector.
I was awarded the 2016 State Finalist Australian of the Year and have recently joined the group of inspirational speakers at Celebrity Speakers.