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WPS: Civil Society’s Role in Building UNSCR 1325 - Webinar Series

The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Australia
29 September 2020 - 5:30pm

In a year of so many anniversaries, campaigns and consultations, and changing climate, bushfires and pandemics, it is critical that gender equality and feminist peace remain front and center of all discussions and actions in 2020 and beyond

Women, Peace and Security: Civil Society’s Role in Building UNSCR 1325: Webinar 1

The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom Australia
29 September 2020 - 5:30pm

In a year of so many anniversaries, campaigns and consultations, and changing climate, bushfires and pandemics, it is critical that gender equality and feminist peace remain front and center of all discussions and actions in 2020 and beyond

Gender Equality and Just Transitions

UNSW Institute for Global Development
16 September 2020 - 9:00pm
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Meeting ID: 96932487325
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Rights, Democracy and Equality in the Shadow of the Pandemic

University of Helsinki; INEQ Project; The Australian National University
31 August 2020 - 4:00pm

This conference discusses the challenges of Covid-19 to rights and equality. It focuses on the blurring of the boundaries between the public and private spheres and the struggle with framing and managing the state of emergency posed by the pandemic.

Domestic violence in uncertain times

Professor Deborah Loxton, Deputy Director of the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health; Dr Jananie William, Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics, ANU
25 August 2020 - 2:00pm

Speakers will discuss the impact of the pandemic on domestic and family violence and how they are using data to inform policy

Sex, Drugs, and Rock & Roll: The Representation of Greco Roman Myth in African American Media

Associate Professor Tracey Walters, Chair of the Department of Africana Studies at Stony Brook University
21 August 2020 - 9:00am

An examination of Spike Lee’s Chiraq, Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight, and Kara Walker’s Sugar Baby reveals these artists turn to the classics to subvert patriarchal, heteronormative, and white supremacist definitions of gender and sexuality.

Social Protection and Violence against Women and Girls in the Indo Pacific region: Responding to COVID-19

Dr Amber Peterman, University of North Carolina; Melissa Alvarado, Asia-Pacific Regional Office; Nalini Singh, Fiji Women’s Rights Movement; Lara Quarterman, Independent Consultant (Social Protection and VAWG)
18 August 2020 - 1:00pm

This webinar will explore the potential role of social protection to respond to the ‘shadow pandemic’ of violence against women and girls (VAWG) during COVID-19 in the Indo-Pacific.

Beyond #MeToo: Sexism, workplace harassment and law reform

50/50 by 2030 Foundation, University Canberra
29 July 2020 - 11:30am

Sexual harassment in the workplace is so ubiquitous many choose to ignore it. But are the enablers guilty too? How far must law reform go?

In conversation with Julia Gillard

The Honourable Julia Gillard AC; The Honourable Dame Quentin Bryce AD CVO
15 July 2020 - 6:00pm

In this virtual Meet the Author live event, Julia Gillard and Quentin Bryce discuss Julia's new book, co-authored with Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Women and Leadership. An inspirational and practical book written by two high-achieving women, sharing the experience and advice of some of our most extraordinary women leaders, in their own words.

Is this time different? COVID-19, inequalities and the prospects for structural transformation

UN Women
9 July 2020 - 10:30pm

A webinar that will set the stage for a series of in-depth conversations and consultations to produce a Feminist Plan for Sustainability and Social Justice to influence policy debates on how to shape a more equal and sustainable post-COVID world

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