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Professor the Hon. Gareth Evans AC QC
Chancellor of the Australian National University; President Emeritus of the Brussels-based International Crisis Group; Chair of the International Advisory Board of the Canberra-based Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament; Co-Chair of the International Advisory Board of the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect; Honorary Professorial Fellow at the Australian National University
Senator for Victoria (1978-1996), Member of the House of Representatives (1996-1999), Cabinet Minister, Attorney General (1983-84), Minister for Resources and Energy (1984-87), Minister for Transport and Communications (1987-88), Foreign Minister (1988-96)
Mr. Evans spent 21 years in Australian politics, 13 of them as a Cabinet Minister. As Foreign Minister he was best known internationally for his role in developing the UN peace plan for Cambodia, helping conclude the Chemical Weapons Convention, and helping initiate the new Asia Pacific regional economic and security architecture. From 2000 to 2009, he served as President of the Brussels-based International Crisis Group. Since January 2010, Mr. Evans has been Chancellor of the Australian National University.