Our overarching engine room conducting research, advocacy and public campaigns to ensure gender equality becomes a reality in this lifetime.
Our national harm prevention arm pursuing circuit-breaking solutions to ensure brighter, safer and fairer future for women and girls.
“If women are healthy and educated, free from violence and have a chance to work and earn as full and equal partners in society, their families will flourish. And when families flourish, communities and nations will flourish.”
– Hilary Clinton, United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women, 1995
This Sub-Fund supports circuit-breaking solutions to discrimination, violence against women and children or inequality of educational opportunity.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports projects that provide leadership and achievement in cross-cultural understanding, and strategies for combating racism.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports projects that provide leadership training, research and education on equal opportunity issues.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports research projects that relate to women in the areas of homelessness, poverty and family well-being or strengthening local communities.Go to featured Sub Fund
In 2002, outworkers in the clothing industry were being appallingly exploited. 90% of the workers were women earning $2-5 per hour. They worked a 12-16 hour day, often in unsafe conditions.Go to featured Grant
This Sub-Fund supports projects that increase the literacy, educational opportunities of women and girls or addresses barriers facing older women.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports projects that provide positive and effective community supports for mothers and their children or young women from less advantaged backgrounds.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports projects that assist women recovering from mental illness or programs which encourage young and established female writers.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports immigrants and refugees and other disadvantaged girls and young women and provides them with positive mentoring opportunities or ways to improve their educational outcomes.Go to featured Sub Fund
This Sub-Fund supports Aboriginal community organisations with projects aimed at supporting Aboriginal women and girls in Victoria.Go to featured Sub Fund