Lauren is Bachelor of Justice student with a love for all things Indonesia. She recently completed two ACICIS semesters in International Relations and Bahasa Indonesia and an Internship at the Australian Consulate-General in Makassar under a New Colombo Plan Scholarship. Lauren has a background in human rights and development, having previously worked in organisations including the Asia Foundation, the Australian Human Rights Commission and other NGOs.
Lauren is keen to help connect, empower and inspire young Australian and Indonesian people and hopes that through her involvement in AIYA will help contribute to the Australia-Indonesia bilateral relationship. Connect with her at firstname.lastname@example.org to share any ideas to be featured in the AIYA Blog!