Rebecca Eckard

Refugee Council of Australia

Rebecca Eckard is the Director of Policy & Research at the Refugee Council of Australia, the national peak body for people from a refugee, humanitarian, and asylum-seeking background, and the organisations and individuals who support them.

Rebecca convenes several policy and advocacy networks, drafts submissions and gives testimony for Parliamentary inquiries and delivers information and education sessions on Australia’s asylum and refugee policies. Rebecca regularly participates in representative work on behalf of RCOA, both in Australia and internationally.