UNITE Members per Country

Australia 5
Indonesia 1
Malaysia 1
Maldives 1
Myanmar 1
Nauru 1
Nepal 1
Pakistan 1
Philippines 5

REGIONAL CHAIR

LISA SINGH

AUSTRALIA

Former Senator Lisa Singh is a longtime advocate for human rights.

As Co-Chair of the Parliamentary Group for HIV/AIDS, Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and an advocate for the human rights of people living with HIV, she successfully advocated for the Australian Government to list game-changing treatments for Hepatitis and HIV/AIDS on the Australian Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. She was also co-chair of the Australian TB Caucus and supported Indian parliamentarians to create a TB Caucus.

Lisa represented Australia as a keynote speaker at the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam 2018 on Australia’s leadership on addressing HIV.

Lisa Singh is a member of UNITE since December 2018.

MEMBERS

CATE FAERHAMANN

AUSTRALIA

Cate Faehrmann an Australian politician for the New South Wales Legislative Council since 2018. She graduated in arts at the La Trobe University. Her major concerns as a politician are environmental issues, woman rights and drug policy along with harm reduction.

Cate Faehrmann is a member of UNITE since May 2019.

DEAN SMITH

AUSTRALIA

Dean Smith is the Deputy Government Whip in the Senate. A seasoned politician, Dean Smith was an advisor to John Howard during the 1998 campaign which elected John Howard as Prime-Minister of Australia. He also served as Chief of Staff of the Minister for Ageing from 2001 to 2002, and as Special Adviser to the Office of the Minister for Justice and Customs in 2002. He also has his own political lobbying and consultancy firm.

Dean Smith is a member of UNITE since November 2018.

LOUISE PRATT

AUSTRALIA

Louise Pratt is an Australian senator for the Western Australia and a Shadow Assistant Minister for Manufacturing. She holds a degree in arts by the University of Western Australia. Pratt is linked to the LGBT’s rights as well as the environmental schedule, playing active roles in both of these topics.

Prat is a member of UNITE since June 2019

TIMOTHY WILSON

AUSTRALIA

Timothy Wilson is an elected member of Parliament in Australian House of Representatives since 2016. Specialised in the policy field, Timothy Wilson has a great amount of experience in this field from the private sector, being the Policy Director at the Institute of Public Affairs. At the Parliament, he is a member of the Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and Sport. He was from 2014 to 2016, the Australian Human Rights Commissioner.

Timothy Wilson is a member of UNITE since November 2018.

NOVA RIYANTI YUSUF

INDONESIA

Dr Nova Riyanti Yusuf is a Member of Parliament (2009-2014, 2018-2019), a psychiatrist, and the head of the Jakarta Psychiatric Association.

A lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine UPN Veteran on Mental Health, Riyanti Yusuf was Chair of the Partnership for Safe Medicine from 201 to 2017. With a huge amount of experience in different networks and civil society platforms, Yusuf is a champion at the Indonesia Parliament on civil liberties and human rights.

A well-known face in Indonesia, Yusuf is a champion for gender equality and sustainable development.

Nova Riyanti Yusuf is a member of UNITE since April 2019.

MALAYSIA

MALDIVES

AUNG KHIN

MYANMAR

Aung Khin is a seasoned politician within Burmese political circles. A medical doctor, Khin Sint served as Speaker of the Upper House of the Myanmar Parliament. He was also Minister of Culture from 2006 to 2011.  A strong Human Rights Activist, Khin Sint is has raised his voice many times against corruption.

Aung Khin is a member of UNITE since April 2019.

NAURU

DHARMARAJ REGMI

NEPAL

Dharmaraj Regmi is currently a Member of the State Assembly in Karnali, Nepal. With a background from Constitutional & International Law, Regmi has a deep experience in legal and jurisdictional issues related to constitutional and civil rights.

From 2015 to 2018 he was involved as an executive member of Council for International Relation and Economic Development and as a co-partner at South Asian Law Chamber.

Dharmaraj Regmi is a member of UNITE since October 2019.

FAIZ ULLAH KAMOKA

PAKISTAN

Faiz Ullah Kamoka is a Member of the Pakistani Parliament. He is the Standing Chairperson of the Committee on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs.

He obtained the degree of MBA (Finance) in 1999 from Punjab College of Business Administration, Lahore. A businessman, Kamoka has also experience in Local Politics as he has been elected in 2002 as Member of the Provincial Assembly of Punjab.

Kamoka is a Member of UNITE since April 2019.

PHILIPPINES

PHILIPPINES

PHILIPPINES

PHILIPPINES

PHILIPPINES