REAL WOMEN. VISIONARY LEADERSHIP

For more than two decades the National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) has set the agenda for women's issues nationally and given weight to the collective voice of Australian women. We can only keep doing this with your support.As a member you can help develop and advocate those policies.You will receive a newsletter and be able to attend high profile events and you can help other women’s groups raise money for their projects.Your member fee or donation will assist to:
  • Progress the interests of women – through the Social Policy Committee
  • Promote the achievements of women – through the Women’s Archives Project
  • Continue to raise awareness of women’s history in schools through the National History Challenge
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    EVENTS

    Brisbane Function – 18 July – Parliament House

    NFAW and UNAAQ are joining in organising a function to celebrate A Century of Milestones for Women … [Read More...]

    Farewell Mary Owen – feisty, strong, feminist

    Vale Mary Owen OAM Mary Owen OAM passed away on 23 March. NFAW’s Australian Women’s Archives … [Read More...]

    Annual Pamela Denoon Lecture – 7pm Wednesday 8th March (International Women’s Day)

    Josephine Cashman, 'The importance of mothers and families in lowering the indigenous incarceration … [Read More...]

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    SOCIAL POLICY

    Gender Segregation in the Workplace

    - here is a link to the final Parliamentary Committee Report … [Read More...]

    Bills to decriminalise abortion in Queensland are due to be debated shortly

    - read here about the campaign being run by Pro Choice Queensland https://prochoiceqld.org.au/ … [Read More...]

    VET Reforms – Joint Statement NFAW and Women in Adult and Vocational Education (WAVE)

    On the final evening of Federal Parliament 2016, very important policy changes to student loans for … [Read More...]

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    SPECIAL PROJECTS

    JOINT RELEASE: UNESCAP, PACIFIC ISLANDS FORUM SECRETARIAT AND UN WOMEN

    National Economies and Commitments to Benefit from Gender Responsive Budgeting  Wednesday 14 June … [Read More...]

    MEDIA RELEASES NFAW 2017-18 GENDER LENS OF THE BUDGET

    GENERAL NFAW 2017-18 GENDER LENS OF THE BUDGET MEDIA RELEASE NDIS MEDIA RELEASE HIGHER … [Read More...]

    NFAW comments on Labor Discussion Paper on budget transparency

    - read more … [Read More...]