Election Issues

The National Women’s Alliances, with advice from the Australian Electoral Commission, have launched a web-site to assist and encourage women to enrol, and to vote. www.womenvote.org.au

NFAW has commissioned a series of papers (listed below) which provide a gender lens on a range of public policy issues.

Policies compared and contrasted – at a glance 

(click above to read the document)



Contrast and compare paid parental leave http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/4710996.html

Do major parties address women’s super disadvantage?  http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/4767118.html

NFAW Media Statement – payments to mothers – click here for media statement

Working women just want childcare fixed – http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1722310/opinion-working-women-just-want-childcare-fixed/?cs=308

Incentives not enough to tackle youth unemployment – http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-08-28/walsh-incentives-not-enough-to-tackle-youth-unemployment/4919112

Applying a gender lens to the 2013 election campaign –  https://theconversation.com/applying-a-gender-lens-to-the-2013-election-campaign-17625

Women on Boards – Policies with impact for a productive society – Click here for the article – http://www.womenonboards.org.au/news/media130829-survey.htm