Search results for: gender equality

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21 July 2023
Women's football

Will gender equality be the legacy of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup?

The 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand has generated excitement but also highlighted the slow progress towards gender equality in sports. The Matildas, Australia's national women's soccer team, are using this event to advocate for improved governance, pay equity, and representation for women in sports.

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6 March 2022
Feminist Foreign Policy

Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow

This is the critical decade for climate action and all foreign policy interventions will be judged against this global challenge. To meet this challenge, it is time for Australia to adopt the focus and techniques of feminist foreign policy.

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22 July 2020
Alanna Bastin-Bryne, Guest speaker, Griffith University’s MATE Summit

Griffith alumnus creating a change for good in gender equality

Industry change-maker Communications alumnus Alanna Bastin-Byrne is the Director of Femeconomy, a national membership organisation that educates how purchasing decisions...

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14 July 2020

UN report highlights impacts of COVID-19 on gender equality

The global impact of COVID-19 on women’s wellbeing has been highlighted in a new UN Women report co-authored by Griffith...

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12 December 2018

Gender equality champion wins at Malaysia alumni awards

Griffith alumnus, Sabrina Aripen, was presented with the 2018 Community Achievement Award at the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (MAAC) gala dinner on the weekend.

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30 May 2016
Professor Susan Harris-Rimmer.

Women 20 Summit in China links gender equality to the innovative growth agenda

Griffith Law School’s Associate Professor Susan Harris-Rimmer looks at the implications from the recent Women 20 Summit in China and the potential for increased female labour participation.

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5 November 2015
Griffith’s Pro Vice Chancellor and Head of Logan Campus, Professor Lesley Chenoweth, and Griffith University Vice Chancellor Professor Ian O’Connor

Griffith one of Australia’s top employers for gender equality

Griffith University's commitment as an equal opportunity employer has again been recognised with an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality citation.

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12 November 2014

Griffith wins Gender Equality Award

Griffith University has been granted the inaugural WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (EOCGE) citation.

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22 November 2023

Everyday sexism, gender discrimination and sexual harassment in Australian university systems​

Sexual harassment and gender discrimination plague Australian universities, with a rise in incidents over the past 5 years. Women, mostly affected, face everyday sexism, impacting careers and mental health. Despite efforts, reporting remains low. Griffith University's Gender Equality Research Network (GERN) research highlights these issues, advocating for broad, education-driven solutions, urging universities to commit to change and address these systemic problems head-on.

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18 August 2022
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