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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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CEDAW Reporting

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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JUL

2017
Introductory executive course – Gender analysis of public policy

Introductory executive course – Gender analysis of public policy

This course will introduce participants to key concepts and methods for gender analysis of public policy.

Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Location: Canberra

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MAY

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May Members Meeting 2017

May Members Meeting 2017

Please note: This event is limited to ERA member organisations and their representatives. Please contact us if you would like to enquire about becoming an ERA member organisation.

Time:
Location: Melbourne

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09

May

2017
Federal Budget Night 2017/18

Federal Budget Night 2017/18

The Australian Government budget sets out the economic and fiscal outlook for Australia, and includes expenditure and revenue estimates for the current financial year, the budget year, and three forward financial years.

Time:
Location: Canberra

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