Happy International Women’s Day. It’s a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women around the world. It is also a time to reflect on how far we still need to go to achieve gender equality and an end to family violence. This Saturday hundreds of women will take part in […]
The IWD march this year is dedicated to Save our Women-Only Services (SOS). Mike Baird and the NSW Liberal Nationals: • Closed over 200 locally-based community organisations, including specialist women’s refuges; • Are planning to make significant cuts to women’s health services after the next election; • Backflipped on support for allocating specialised Domestic Violence […]
Public Services International (PSI) joins its members around the world in celebrating women and their achievements on March 8. PSI promotes the work of women trade unionists and stands united with all of our sisters who deliver vital public services. On the eve of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, which will […]
International Women’s Day is tomorrow, Saturday 8 March. There will be a rally at 11am at Sydney Town Hall. After a parade to Hyde Park, there will be speakers, entertainment, music and dance. NSWNMA President Coral Levett will be one of the speakers on Zoe’s Law. Look for the NSWNMA flags to join the nurses and midwives’ contingent.