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    An evening with Diane Bell

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

    An evening with The Hon. Quentin Bryce AD CVO

    You are invited to an evening with The Hon. Quentin Bryce AD CVO and patron of The National … [Read More...]

    Winter Tales – Dr Dianne Firth – Sunday 31 August

    Winter Tales in aid of the Australian Women’s Archives Project ( Dr Dianne … [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...]

    Gender reporting critical to G20 goals.

    Here is an update about the women's agenda by Kathy MacDermott of NFAW Social Policy … [Read More...]

    Gender inclusive science community

    NFAW endorses the Astronomical Society of Australia support for members who speak up for a gender … [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...]

    NFAW member Dorothy Hoddinott is awarded the 2014 Human Rights Medal.

    Join us in congratulating Dorothy Hoddinott in being awarded the 2014 Human Rights Medal. … [Read More...]

    Conway’s leadership enabled great progress on gender

    The Coalition of business, non-government, representative and industry associations representing the … [Read More...]