NCWA 2023 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY STATEMENT Today, we come together to celebrate International Women’s Day 2023. On behalf of NCWA, I wish to acknowledge the women who came before us,
The National Council of Women Australia declared several resolutions at the NCWA Triennial Conference, 10 November 2022 urging the government to take on action in several areas.
In this UNSW New Economic Policy Initiative paper “(Un)Taxing Child-care Boosting Choice and Labour Supply through Subsidised & Tax-Deductible Child-care in Australia” by Rosalind Dixon, Richard Holden & Melissa Vogt, the authors advocate allowing childcare costs as a tax deduction.
PUBLICATION: “Respectable Radicals: A history of the National Council of Women of Australian 1896 – 2006” By Marian Quartly and Judith Smart tells the story of mainstream feminism in Australia, of the long struggle for equality at home and at work, which is still far from achieved.
PUBLICATION: Knowledge is choice. Contraceptive options range widely – from the natural rhythm method, to male vasectomy and the latest non-daily methods of hormonal injections and implants. It is vital that information is available for women to make informed choices regarding all possible methods – if they wish.
PUBLICATION: This is the report of the National Council of Women Australia (NCWA) triennial conference, held 17,18,19 October 2018. The NCWA is a national non-government umbrella organisation and our vision is equity and security for all. NCWA has celebrated 120 years of operation and is a member of International Council of Women (ICW), the world’s oldest international women’s organisation, and the Asia Pacific Regional Council of ICW.