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 modern awards.

Boardlinks relaunch missing the vital links

In Women’s Agenda, Claire Braund writes about the Government’s approach to appointing women on government boards.

Survey on community based aged care

Have you used the My Aged Care website? If so, please take a few minutes to share your views and experiences.

Click here to start our survey

Will an ‘investment approach’ to welfare help the most disadvantaged?

Peter Whiteford addresses this question in The Conversation.

NFAW highlights the dual objectives of child care ─ child development and parental workforce participation ─ in its submission to the Senate Education and Employment Legislation Committee

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Cutting the Newstart allowance by $4 a week is the wrong way to balance the budget, Scott Morrison

http://www.canberratimes.com.au/comment/cutting-the-newstart-allowance-by-4-a-week-is-the-wrong-way-to-balance-the-budget-scott-morrison-20160825-gr0oiw.html

Wealth inequality shows superannuation changes are overdue

Helen Hodgson, Associate Professor, Curtin Law School and Curtin Business School, Curtin University

HILDA data shows superannuation will soon overtake the family home as the major asset owned by Australians. Paul Miller/AAP

The Conversation

 

Welcome Amanda McIntyre new Head of the Office for Women

So pleased office now a Division as NFAW recommended.

NFAW congratulates Senator Michaelia Cash on her reappointment as Minister for Women

What are they saying to Women? Election 2016

An NFAW analysis of party policies is now available in PDF and Word.