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    NFAW Annual Dinner – Tuesday 29 November 2016

    National Press Club of Australia, 16 National Circuit, Barton ACT Canapes 6.30 for dinner at … [Read More...]

    Adelaide 19 – 22 September 2016 Prevalent & Preventable, international conference on preventing violence against women and their children

    New speakers, early bird registration closing 17 July, and more Prevalent & Preventable is an … [Read More...]

    NFAW event in Perth 7 June 2016

    The National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) was delighted to host a forum in Perth on 7 June … [Read More...]



    Important reminder! Have you used

    If so, NFAW would appreciate your views in this short and anonymous survey. Click here to start … [Read More...]

    NFAW calls on government to fund Time Use Survey

    The Government has responded, noting the ABS Gender Indicators as an 'invaluable resource'. The … [Read More...]

    NFAW makes a submission to the Fair Work Commission on family and domestic violence leave

    The submission supports the ACTU's claim for inclusion of a family and domestic leave clause in … [Read More...]



    Protect our Paid Parental Leave!

    WHO and Australian child and maternal health authorities recommend 26 weeks. The current scheme … [Read More...]

    NFAW has expressed concerns about a discussion paper on the training component of the Government’s proposed PaTH program

    PaTH-package-letter-to-Minister-Cash-August-2016.docx FECCA's submission is available … [Read More...]

    NFAW supports WEL’s campaign on women and children’s safety

    Women and their children across Australia are escaping domestic and family violence everyday. If you … [Read More...]