Mine Risk Education Expert
|Hal took up the (part-time) position as Mine Risk Education Expert in May 2019. Along with his senior associate Oum Sang Onn, Hal is responsible for implementing ARMAC’s project “Enhance Awareness Programs on the Danger of Mine/Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) among ASEAN Member States” supported through the Japan ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF).|
He facilitated the formulation of Cambodia’s National Mine Action Strategy 2018-2025 and was instrumental in establishing the post-disaster training organisation, RedR Indonesia.
Hal has undertaken advisory projects in enterprise development, humanitarian, disability and literary organisations in Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Australia. With this background, he brings to ARMAC, diverse experience including senior program management and policy roles within the Australian Prime Ministers Department and Employment portfolio as well as communications, training, research and policy roles with many NGOs.
He holds a Graduate Diploma in Professional Writing and Graduate Certificate in International Development.