UWA hosts Australia Africa Universities Network (AAUN) Annual Forum 2019


On 2 September 2019, UWA hosted the Australia Africa Universities Network (AAUN) Annual Australia Forum, AGM and Dinner. UWA has hosted this flagship event annually since 2016 as part of national Australia Africa Week in Perth. The 2019 Forum theme was “Strengthening Australia-Africa University Relationships”.

The 22 member Network includes ten universities from Australia and twelve from the African continent. In addition to leading AAUN researchers, a range of high-level speakers presented at the Forum, including several Vice-Chancellors, High Commissioners and other diplomats from Australia and Africa.