Virginia Haussegger Biography
Virginia Haussegger, AM (born 21 March 1964), is an Australian journalist, academic advocate for gender equity, media commentator and television presenter.
Virginia Haussegger is a famous Journalist, who was born on March 21, 1964 in Australia.
According to Astrologers, Virginia Haussegger zodiac sign is Aries
She was previously a reporter and presenter of the ABC’s national program 7:30 Report, and was a senior reporter at Nine Network and the Seven Network on flagship current affairs programs. In addition to broadcast, she is a columnist and leading commentator on a range of social and gender issues and is published across various Australian media. She was awarded the United Nations Association of Australia Media Peace Prize for her coverage of Indigenous Affairs in 1996.
Virginia Haussegger Net Worth
Virginia Haussegger is one of the richest Journalist. Virginia Haussegger is listed on Richest Journalist. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Virginia Haussegger net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.
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In the 2014 Queen’s Birthday Honours, Haussegger was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia (AM), for “significant service to the community, particularly as an advocate for women’s rights and gender equity, and to the media”. In October 2018 she was named the ACT’s Australian of the Year for 2019.
Haussegger has promoted public awareness of the non-government organisation Mahboba’s Promise that assists women, widows and orphans in Afghanistan. She served on the board of UN Women National Committee Australia from late 2010 to 2015.
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Haussegger presented ABC News in Canberra from 2001 until 2016. She is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Canberra Institute For Governance and Policy Analysis. In 2018 she was named the ACT’s Australian of the Year for 2019.
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Ranked on the list of most popular Journalist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Australia.
On 15 October 2005, Haussegger married fellow journalist, Mark Kenny, who became the national political editor for Fairfax Media. It was the second marriage for both. Australian National University academic, John Warhurst described them as one of Canberra’s most powerful couples. In December 2018 Hausseger wrote about her bowel cancer diagnosis.
In 2016, Haussegger wrote an article for The Sydney Morning Herald attacking Samantha Armytage, labelling her a “mindless bimbo”, saying that “when it comes to the important stuff of the day – the stuff that makes the news – there is a screaming lack of representation of women’s knowledge, wisdom and expertise.”
In September 2016, Haussegger announced that she would be leaving ABC News in October to take up a role at the University of Canberra’s 50/50 by 2030 Foundation. She has served on numerous boards and committees including the UN Women National Committee Australia, the Snowy Hydro SouthCare Trust, the Australia Forum Steering Committee, the ACT Government’s Cultural Facilities Corporation, and Women in Media Canberra. She is also patron of the Canberra Rape Crisis Centre.