REAL WOMEN. VISIONARY LEADERSHIP

For more than two decades the National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) has set the agenda for women's issues nationally and given weight to the collective voice of Australian women. We can only keep doing this with your support.As a member you can help develop and advocate those policies.You will receive a newsletter and be able to attend high profile events and you can help other women’s groups raise money for their projects.Your member fee or donation will assist to:
  • Progress the interests of women – through the Social Policy Committee
  • Promote the achievements of women – through the Women’s Archives Project
  • Continue to raise awareness of women’s history in schools through the National History Challenge
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    EVENTS

    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 … [Read More...]

    A Century of Milestones: Women and Justice in Queensland

      Tuesday 18 Jul 2017 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Parliament House Brisbane NFAW and UNAAQ … [Read More...]

    Farewell Mary Owen – feisty, strong, feminist

    Vale Mary Owen OAM Mary Owen OAM passed away on 23 March. NFAW’s Australian Women’s Archives … [Read More...]

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    SOCIAL POLICY

    Gender Segregation In the Workplace

    Comments on Selected Recommendations of the 2017 report of the Senate Finance And Public … [Read More...]

    WHY IGNORING PAID DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LEAVE COMES AT A SERIOUS COST FOR VICTIMS

    ANTHONY ALBANESE - OPINION PIECE … [Read More...]

    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 … [Read More...]

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    SPECIAL PROJECTS

    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 … [Read More...]

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

    Gender Indicators September 2017 … [Read More...]

    JOINT RELEASE: UNESCAP, PACIFIC ISLANDS FORUM SECRETARIAT AND UN WOMEN

    National Economies and Commitments to Benefit from Gender Responsive Budgeting  Wednesday 14 June … [Read More...]