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2018 Leadership Development Scholarships

Women & Leadership Australia (WLA) is again offering a limited number of leadership development scholarships to women in the higher education sector.

29 May 2018

Here she is - An initiative for gender equality

Looking for a dynamic speaker, mentor or leader? Tap into our talent pool of female identifying or non-binary people of diverse capacities and expertise. Want to put yourself forward? Join our directory today.

24 May 2018

Involving men in ending violence against women: The right approach?

#MeToo, White Ribbon, HeforShe – these campaigns are a collaboration by men and women to achieve gender equity and end violence against women. In recent times, they have dominated media headlines.

Yet Dr Joyce Wu questions...

24 May 2018

Gender lens on the budget 2018-2019

The Gender Lens on the Budget 2018–2019 report, was published this week by the National Foundation for Australian Women.

The 150-page report offers a...

24 May 2018

Limited 2 for 1 registration offer to attend the 2018 indigenous men's conference and 2018 indigenous women's wellbeing conference in Cairns QLD

MEDIA RELEASE: Limited 2 FOR 1 registration offer to attend the 2018 Indigenous Men’s Conference and 2018 Indigenous Women’s Wellbeing Conference in Cairns QLD Australia.

The stage is set to accommodate all delegations of...

21 May 2018

Queering Femininity: a look at ANU Sociology graduate Hannah McCann's first book

Hannah's first book explores femininity as a style of gender presentation and asks how (and whether) it can be refigured as a creative and queer style of the body

14 May 2018

National Strategic Approach to Maternity Services

There are a wide range of interested stakeholders and views on maternity services in Australia. Before designing a National Strategic Approach to Maternity Services (NSAMS) the Department of Health wants to hear from interested stakeholders on what...

8 May 2018

Is there such a thing as transphobia? - gender transitions, feminism, and the new authoritarian backlash

Exciting invitation to HDRs and ECRs – Raewyn Connell masterclass on Thursday 17 May on the theme "Is there such a thing as transphobia? - gender transitions, feminism, and the new authoritarian backlash"

30 April 2018

Homeward Bound empowering women scientists

Professor Susan Scott says the 2018 Homeward Bound Expedition has allowed her to network with other types of women scientists in a way she has never had a chance...

24 April 2018

2017-18 ACT women's grants program

Applications are now open for the ACT Women’s Grants Program 2017-2018 providing funding for initiatives aimed at improving the status and lives of women and girls in the ACT, and initiatives that focus on the prevention of violence against women.

24 April 2018

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