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

ERA’s 2017 Member’s Meeting

  Last week in Melbourne, ERA brought together 53 representatives from 34 of our  member organisations for our annual member’s meeting. Over two days, ERA members shared their work and connected with other organisations working to advance gender equality and women’s rights.   Together we also agreed on the strategic direction of our advocacy and projects for […]

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Endorsement of Civil Society Statement to the Australian Government Calling for a Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse and Neglect of People with Disability

A Civil Society Statement prepared by Disabled People’s Organisations Australia (DPO Australia) calling for Federal Government support for a Royal Commission into violence and abuse against people with disability. The statement is open for organisational endorsement with further details available here. The statement is available here.  

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NFAW Gender Lens on the 17-18 Budget

The National Foundation of Australian Women has released the Gender Lens on the 17-18 Budget, bringing together a gendered analysis of measures in the Budget with recommendations to enhance gender awareness and responsiveness in the Budget cycle. The Australian Government Budget process does not incorporate gender responsive budgeting nor produce a Women’s Budget Statement. Without […]

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Latest Events

28

JUN

2017
Good Conversations- Economic Frameworks and Women’s Human Rights

Good Conversations- Economic Frameworks and Women’s Human Rights

Join policy makers, researchers, advocates and others concerned with gender equity to hear about the limits of economics, with a focus on the context of policy to advance equality.

Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM (AEST)
Location: Melbourne

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17

JUN

17
Women’s March to #BantheBomb

Women’s March to #BantheBomb

The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) is leading Women’s Marches across the world to Ban the Bomb on Saturday, June 17 during #NuclearBan negotiations.

Time:
Location: Global

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16

JUN

2017
CSW Report Back and Forward Planning Webinar

CSW Report Back and Forward Planning Webinar

Join the National Women’s Alliances for our CSW61 Report Back and CSW62 Forward Planning webinar.
*Please note the 1pm is AEST. The webinar will start at 12:30pm ACST and 11am AWST.*

Time: 1:00PM-2:00PM
Location: Webinar -RSVP for details

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