International Women’s Day

National Women's Alliances

The National Women’s Alliances bring together over 120 women’s groups and communities. Each of the six Alliances focuses on a different theme or group of women. All Alliances are working to bring the voices of women to policy and decision makers in Government.

The National Women’s Alliances are celebrating 100 years of International Women’s Day with their own unique events. Here is a snapshot of the Alliances fabulous celebrations:

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Alliance

Celebrating and honouring 100 Women for 100 years of Women’s leadership and activism in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities.

economic Security for Women

“Don’t be short changed” – a campaign that focuses on building awareness of the Gender Pay Equity Gap in Australia.

National Rural Women’s Coalition and Network

“Rural Women – Networking 21st Century Style” – connecting women in rural and remote areas with an interactive webinar with host of the ABC’s Compass, Geraldine Doogue.

Australian Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Alliance

Highlighting the contribution of immigrant and refugee women to Australia, the IWD and the women’s movement.

The Australian Women Against Violence Alliance

Producing a timeline of significant events and achievements affecting Australian women.