Sharman is a Monash alumna, was a member of parliament from 1996-2016, served as Australia’s Ambassador for Women and Girls between 2017-2020, and is foundation patron of the Monash University Gender, Peace and Security Research Centre.
Sharman Stone's Articles
Owning our confronting past
At this time, we need to accept that a powerful healing influence can only be launched when a society knows and acknowledges all episodes of its history.
Giving voice to human rights defenders
Agencies working to protect vulnerable women and children, often in fragile and conflict-affected countries, are coming under increasing pressure in delivering their services during the COVID-19 global crisis.
On the front line of gender equality
Sharman Stone has worked to advance the rights of women for more than 20 years, in Parliament and as Ambassador for Women and Girls, but her work isn't finished yet.