OUR WEBSITE IS STILL GROWING!

We thank you for your patience while we finish updating our new site over the December/January period. If you require any specific information or publications that are not yet on the site please contact Hannah at era.projects@ywca.org.au.  

We are Equality Rights Alliance

Equality Rights Alliance is Australia’s largest network advocating for women’s equality, women’s leadership and recognition of women’s diversity. We bring together 61 organisations with an interest in advancing women’s equality.
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Stay tuned for actions you can take in 2017 to advocate for women’s rights and gender equality in Australia

Latest News

Keeping Women and Children Housed: Women’s Homelessness Prevention Project

Justice Connect Homeless Law has recently released the report Keeping Women and Children Housed: Two Years, Ten Client Stories and Ten Calls for Change. The report is based on the work of Justice Connect’s Women’s Homelessness Prevention Project (WHPP), which has supported 102 women with 157 children who were either experiencing homelessness or on the brink of it.  Informed […]

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The Australian Government’s eighth periodic report on the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) is now available. You can find it here. In light of the Government’s CEDAW Report being available, the CEDAW Shadow Reports, prepared by YWCA Australia, are now publicly available here.      

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NFAW Statement: Centrelink Non-Compliance Process

The National Foundation for Australian Women has released the following statement on the Centrelink Non Compliance Process: The National Foundation for Australian Women is profoundly concerned by the Ministerially approved processes for so-called debt-recovery from Centrelink clients, and calls on the Government to cease using the process pending receipt of a report from the Commonwealth […]

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Latest Events

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FEB

2017
CSW61 Pre-Departure Briefing

CSW61 Pre-Departure Briefing

Get ready for the the 61st Session of the Commission on the Status of Women with this pre-departure briefing!

Time: 11:00am-3:00pm
Location: Melbourne

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JAN

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Community Leadership for Health: A Story of Rural Javanese Women with Type 2 Diabetes

Community Leadership for Health: A Story of Rural Javanese Women with Type 2 Diabetes

The Sydney Southeast Asia Centre is hosting a group of 26 women activists from Indonesia in January 2017 for a two-week short course aimed at improving participants’ leadership, management and organisational skills. The Sydney Southeast Asia Centre is pleased to invite you to a networking event at the University of Sydney with the group. The event […]

Time: 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Location: Sydney

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MAY

2017
2017 Annual ERA Members Meeting

2017 Annual ERA Members Meeting

This event is closed to ERA member organisations and their representatives. Please contact us if you would like to inquire about becoming an ERA member organisation.  

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Location: Melbourne

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