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AWHN symposium 2018: ‘The past is a position: History, activism and privilege’

Australian Women’s History Network Symposium
2 July 2018 - 9:00am

Registration now open for AWHN Symposium 2018: ‘The Past is a Position: History, Activism and Privilege’

She Leads workshop: Financial confidence

YWCA Canberra
26 June 2018 - 5:30pm

Have you ever wanted to know how to manage your finances and make a budget that will really work

3rd annual women in leadership roadshow 2018

Public Sector Network
14 June 2018 - 8:15am

Public Sector Network’s 3rd Annual Women in Leadership 1-day Roadshow delivers practical sessions and transferable knowledge to transform your department, showing you how to make a real, and lasting, difference in creating true workplace gender equality.

Implicit bias in academia: a challenge to the meritocratic principle and to women's careers - and what to do about it

University of Zurich
14 June 2018 (All day)

The disproportional loss of female talent in academia is evident and systematic almost without exception across disciplines, faculties, universities, and countries. Join us for this exciting opportunity to think and talk to each other about why this happens, and ways to stop it.

Good Conversations - Forced marriage, slavery and family violence

Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs, Jenny Stanger, National Manager The Salvation Army, Laura Vidal, Policy and Research Specialist, Good Shepherd Australia, Michal Morris, CEO of inTouch Multicultural Centre against Family Violence
7 June 2018 - 5:30pm

Join human rights champion Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs and other leaders in policy and practice as we explore the link between forced marriage, slavery and family violence. The evening will begin with a keynote presentation by Gillian Triggs followed by a panel discussion chaired by Jenny Stanger

Deeds not words: Treasures talk

National Library of Australia
7 June 2018 - 3:30pm
Dr Béatrice Bijon explores the British suffragette movement through the lens of the papers of influential feminist Bessie Rischbieth.
The talk will be followed by an exhibition viewing. 

Sarah Ferguson in conversation with Virginia Haussegger

ANU/The Canberra Times Meet the Author series
5 June 2018 - 6:00pm

Sarah Ferguson will be in conversation with Virginia Haussegger on Sarah's new book On Mother, which reveals her relationship with her mother with poignant clarity and shows the individual who existed beyond motherhood.

Defining moments: Pride and prejudice panel

National Museum of Australia
1 June 2018 - 6:00pm

It has been a long struggle towards equality and inclusion but having achieved marriage equality, have we reached the end of the rainbow? Or is the fight for LGBTQIA+ rights just getting started?

RedTalk: A conversation about menstruation

The Distaffik Collective; The ANU Women's Department
30 May 2018 - 7:00pm

Ever wondered about reusable menstrual products, but didn’t quite feel comfortable to try them, know whether they’re right for you, or ask?

Activism over dinner

ActionAid Canberra
30 May 2018 - 6:30pm

ActionAid Canberra is hosting a dinner at Dosa Hut for anyone in Canberra interested in activism for women’s rights.


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