Pamela Denoon Lecture 2018

by Kate Jenkins, Sex Discrimination Commissioner – ‘Time’s up on sexual harassment’.  The lecture is being held at 7 pm on Monday 5 March at the ANU.

Bookings Eventbrite: Pamela Denoon Lecture 2018

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NFAW Melbourne Networking Event – An Evening with Liz Jones

Tuesday 20 February 2018, 6.00pm – 8pm, Berth Restaurant, Mezzanine Area, 45 New Quay Promenade, Docklands

Book now to secure your place to network with guests at the 2018 NFAW Networking Evening. During the evening there will be an open discussion with Liz Jones, Fisher Leadership, about career choices and other life decisions.

$35 per ticket, includes: Mezze platters on arrival
Main – choice of Eye Fillet or Harrisa Chicken

Celebrating Stories – Women of Multicultural Backgrounds, Canberra, 1 March 2…

In the lead up to International Women’s Day 2018 Capital Giving invites you to join them for an evening of storytelling by four strong & influential Canberra leading women of multicultural backgrounds. The event will include an interactive Q & A session with their storytellers – champagne, non alcoholic drinks and nibbles.

Tickets on sale now

UN Women NC Australia MBA Scholarship Applications are open for Semester 1, 2018

The University of Sydney Business School and UN Women National Committee (NC) Australia share a commitment to advancing gender equality in the workplace and particularly in senior leadership roles.  

They are delighted to once again be offering two scholarships for their flagship MBA programs, valued at over $60,000 each, to recognise outstanding leadership, with a commitment to enhancing women’s rights and opportunities.
  • MBA Scholarship
  • Global Executive MBA Scholarship
Applications close Sunday 5 November 2017

Gender Segregation In the Workplace

Comments on Selected Recommendations of the 2017 report of the Senate Finance And Public Administration Committee concerning Gender Segregation In the Workplace

Here are the LATEST GENDER INDICATORS issued by the Australian Bureau of Statistics

Gender Indicators September 2017



Emily’s List Oration on the topic of ‘Reproductive Freedom: Unfinished Business’

On 16 August, Tanya Plibersek MP delivered the annual Emily’s List Oration on the topic of ‘Reproductive Freedom: Unfinished Business’. A recording is available here.

NFAW 2017 Annual Dinner 24 October 2017

The NFAW Annual Dinner held at the National Press Club in Canberra on 24 October was a great success.  Virginia Haussegger, former journalist and now Adjunct Professor at the University of Canberra spoke to around 80 of us about the 50/50 by 2030 Foundation – the gender quality initiative she heads at the University’s Institute for Governance & Policy Analysis.

NFAW Response to ‘Towards 2025: An Australian Government Strategy to Boost Women’s Workforce Participation’

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