Lowy Institute

Stephanie Dunstan

Strategic Communications Manager 

Stephanie Dunstan is the Lowy Institute's first Strategic Communications Manager. She joined the Institute in June 2011 following six years with the United Nations.

On a UN posting in Bangkok, Stephanie served as an international campaign coordinator for the UN Environment Program and coordinated a region-wide Millennium Development Goals advocacy program for the UN Economic & Social Commission.

In 2009, Stephanie's expertise in climate change was put to good use when she worked as Special Assistant to the UN Assistant Secretary General (UNDP) providing policy advice and coordinating the UNDP delegation to the Copenhagen Climate Summit.

Stephanie holds a B.Arts-B.Public Policy from Melbourne University and is a Chevening scholar with a MSc in environmental regulation from the London School of Economics. She started her career at the Environment Protection Authority, Victoria.