Please see below for details of international travel I have done this year - using my overseas study travel entitlement.
While the Special Minister of State publishes this information annually, I have published this in the interest of total transparency.
DATE: 7 January - 13 January 2012
PURPOSE OF TRIP:
To attend the verdict of the Anwar Ibrahim trial
To attend the Sabah Wildlife Colloquium Conference
To engage with key Malaysian representatives in the Palm Oil debate
To meet with fair election advocates (BERSIH)
COSTS: $2457.14 (including economy flights and accomodation)
DATE: 23 February - 24 February
PURPOSE OF TRIP: To attend the fourth International Gambling Conference as the keynote speaker.
COSTS: $1623.04 (including economy flights and accomodation)
DATE: 24 APRIL - 29 APRIL
PURPOSE OF TRIP: To participate in a fact-finding mission on the electoral system in Malaysia as part of an International Observer Group.
Costs: $2226.20 (including economy flights and accomodation)