In Conversation with Senator the Hon Penny Wong
Please join the CSIS Australia Chair for a conversation with Senator the Hon Penny Wong. Dr. Charles Edel and Senator Wong will discuss the Labor Party's approach to foreign policy and national security, Australia’s evolving security environment, and the U.S.-Australian alliance.
Penny Wong is a Senator for South Australia, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate, and Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs. Senator Wong was first elected to the Senate in 2001. In 2013, she was appointed Leader of the Government in the Senate, and after the change of Government she was appointed the Leader of the Opposition in the Senate. Senator Wong is the first woman to hold both these roles.This event was made possible through general support to CSIS.