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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Retiring into Poverty – A National Plan For Change: Increasing Housing Security For Older Women

Older single women are one of the fastest growing cohorts of people experiencing homelessness and most of them have never been homeless before. This paper identifies the underlying systemic and compounding causes of older women’s homelessness, examines the devastating impact of gendered economic inequality and the key policy areas that require attention. It calls for […]

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NAIDOC Week 2018 -Because of Her, We Can

Image credit: 2018 NAIDOC poster, tarmunggie-woman, by Cheryl Moggs, a proud descendant of the Bigambul people of Goondiwindi, Bungunya and Toobeah regions in South West Queensland. See more about the poster and artist here. 2018 NAIDOC Week began 8 July and will run through to 15 July. The theme is Because of Her, We Can  – recognising, […]

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5 Minutes with… The Lilac Foundation

In this series we have a chat with activists, advocates and stirrers making a difference for women and girls.  The Lilac Foundation is a girl-led group campaigning for equal recognition of women in public monuments and memorials in Canberra. Tell us about the Lilac Foundation. The Lilac Foundation is a non-profit organisation that is focused on ensuring […]

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Latest Events

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OCT

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Finding Solutions- National Council of Women of Australia Triennial Conference

Finding Solutions- National Council of Women of Australia Triennial Conference

The National Council of Women Australia are holding their Triennial Conference ‘Finding Solutions’ which follows the 2017 mid-term conference ‘Future Directions, Our Council, Our Voice Driving Cultural Change’.
The Triennial Conference will commence on Wednesday 17 October 2018 for NCWA members and Thursday 18 October 2018 for non-members. There will be a conference dinner on Thursday 18 October 2018 and the conference will conclude on Friday 19 October 2018.

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Location: Canberra

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SEP

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Jessie Street National Women’s Library Annual Fundraising Lunch with Kate McClymont

Jessie Street National Women’s Library Annual Fundraising Lunch with Kate McClymont

Hear from tenacious investigative journalist, Kate McClymont, at this fundraiser for an Australian feminist institution!

Time: 11:45AM
Location: Sydney

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JUL

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Canberra – A Livable City for Whom?

Canberra – A Livable City for Whom?

This will be an interactive seminar and will give attendees the opportunity to discuss a
better future for Canberra.

Time: 9:30am-4:00pm
Location: Woden

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What You Can Do

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