Myanmar visit focuses on service delivery

Myanmar staff

Delivery of parliamentary services was the focus of a study visit to the Victorian Parliament by parliamentary staff from Myanmar.

Part of an international project to provide capacity building to the Myanmar Parliament, the study visit examined the information technology, human resource and financial management systems of the Victorian Parliament.

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Internships awarded to 34 students

Parliamentary interns

Thirty-four students from three Victorian universities have been selected for internships at the Victorian Parliament in 2015.

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, the parliamentary internship program provides each student with the opportunity to prepare a research report on a topic that is chosen in consultation with a Member of Parliament.

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Invitation to Open Day

You and your family are invited to Parliament House Open Day on Sunday, 22 March 2015 from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm.

Open Day invitation

Spring Street all revved up

Grand Prix 1

Victoria's iconic Parliament House has provided the perfect backdrop for a preview of the 2015 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix being held from 12 to 15 March.

Speaker of the Legislative Assembly Telmo Languiller and President of the Legislative Council Bruce Atkinson joined Victorian Sports Minister John Eren, Australian Grand Prix Corporation Chairman Ron Walker and CEO Andrew Westacott to welcome Grand Prix Ambassador Elyse Knowles as she roared up Spring Street to the front steps of Parliament House in a Formula 1 racing car.

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Historic agreement with Fiji Parliament

Fiji Victoria Agreement 1

An historic agreement has been signed between the Fiji and Victorian Parliaments during a visit to Melbourne by a parliamentary delegation from Fiji.

The Parliamentary Partnership Agreement was signed by the Presiding Officers of the Victorian Parliament, Bruce Atkinson and Telmo Languiller, and the Speaker of the Fiji Parliament, Dr Jiko Luveni, who led the delegation’s visit to Australia.

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