WELLINGTON: Terrorism and Violent Extremism Online: The Christchurch Call
Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 5:40pm - 6:40pm
GBLT1, Government Building, Pipitea Campus, Stout Street, Wellington

SPEAKER: Victoria Hallum

Victoria Hallum has been Acting Deputy Secretary, Multilateral and Legal
Group since the start of 2019. In addition to the United Nations, human rights,
climate change, environment, and international and corporate law, the group
is responsible for consular affairs and protocol (relationships with the
diplomatic corps). Before taking up the acting Deputy Secretary Role, Victoria
was the Divisional Manager of the Legal Division and the International Legal

Victoria returned to MFAT in 2017 from roles at Callaghan Innovation and
Maritime New Zealand. Prior to this she worked in a number of areas at
MFAT including postings to the United Nations in New York and to Paris,
where she was Deputy Head of Mission and Permanent Delegate to
UNESCO. Victoria has also worked as a lawyer in a large New Zealand law