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Powerful stories shared for International Women’s Day: photo blog

Words by Nicola Harte and Karin Holzknecht, photos by Sally Camilleri On 4 March 2015, 90 people gathered at VU at MetroWest in Footscray for a joy-filled celebration of International… Read the full article »

Funding reprieve brings great relief

25 March 2015: Women’s Health West joins homelessness organisations around the country in expressing relief at the extension of homelessness funding for two more years. The National Partnership Against Homelessness… Read the full article »

Gender equity starts at breakfast

Leaders in gender equity at the breakfast forum. Photo by Stephanie Rich. Early this morning (24 March), leaders from across Melbourne’s west gathered in Sunshine for a breakfast forum serving… Read the full article »

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Feature: Powerful stories shared for International Women's Day


We hope you enjoy this photo blog of our celebrations for International Women’s Day. We had 90 people join us for the launch of short films about women standing up for their rights, followed by a Q&A panel with the women involved. And there were amazing performances! Read more