The department's purpose is to help make Australia stronger, safer and more prosperous by promoting and protecting our interests internationally and contributing to global stability and economic growth.

Connecting people is a core function as the Department of Foreign Affairs, and public diplomacy through visual medium is a key part of that.

With more than 6,000 staff, and more than half of them based overseas, DFAT has unique challenges in securely reaching and engaging their people around the world.


DFAT’s in-house video team use video extensively for media, social, corporate and internal communications. It has become a key format to share the Ministers’ and the Department’s activities within the organisation and across external channels around the world.

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