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    NFAW is planning events in several capital cities in 2015

    - watch this space for details: PERTH between 15-17 June MELBOURNE Tuesday 28 July SYDNEY Monday … [Read More...]

    An evening with Diane Bell

    Professor Emerita Diane Bell :Science Matters: Where are the young women? 105 of us enjoyed the … [Read More...]



    Health policy options in the wake of health pricing ideas

    The Commonwealth Government focus so far on the use of a ‘price signal’ to make savings in health … [Read More...]

    Paid parental leave scheme to be replaced with new ‘families package’

    "Marie Coleman, chair of the National Foundation for Australian Women Social Policy Committee, joins … [Read More...]

    Gender reporting under threat. Will the minister for women please stand up?

    BY GEORGINA DENT - 15th JANUARY 2015 On Friday, the findings from the government's public … [Read More...]



    Sign up to our International Women’s Day

    Canberra Declaration on Facebook - see link at the top of this page - IWD Canberra Declaration … [Read More...]

    NFAW congratulates Sue Salthouse

    NFAW congratulates Sue Salthouse who was named ACT Citizen of the Year - Sue is an active member of … [Read More...]

    Congratulations to NFAW Life Member Anne Buttsworth

    NFAW congratulates Anne Buttsworth (NFAW Life Member ) for her award of an AM for her major … [Read More...]