Women's Plan

Published: Wednesday, 15 May 2019 at 3:01:38 PM

The State Government is developing a plan to address gender inequality in Western Australia.

While significant advances have been made to remove barriers to women’s full economic and social participation, there is still a long way to go to bring about lasting solutions.

This plan will provide a framework for coordinated action by government, businesses, organisations and individuals with practical steps to advance gender equality.

The plan will focus on four priority areas:

  • health and wellbeing
  • safety and justice
  • economic independence
  • leadership

The plan will be launched in 2020 and will set the agenda for achieving gender equality over the next 10 years.

All Western Australians are encouraged to have a say and they particularly want to hear from people who are vulnerable or marginalised in the community.

Help shape the plan and have your say by 30 June 2019.

short online survey​ or

electronic postcard on the Communities website

To learn more visit www.communities.wa.gov.au.

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