• Consular Strategy 2017-19

    Each year, consular officers in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade assist around 16,000 Australians overseas.

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  • Australia signs the Mauritius Convention on Transparency

    Our Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN has signed the UN Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration.

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  • Australian volunteers make big waves with small grants

    In July 2017, 20 volunteers through the Australian Volunteers for International Development program were awarded Disability Initiative Grants.

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  • Australia-Spain 50 years of diplomatic relations

    A reception in the Royal Theatre of Madrid marked the start of celebrations for 50 years of diplomatic relations.

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