Gender equality: Are we there yet?

September 25, 2015

(Photo: Celebrating Beijing +20 Conference, Perth: Fadzi Whande; Mari Osman; Former UN Sec-General of the Forth World Conference on Women, Ambassador Gertrude Mongella; Dame Quentin Bryce; Virginia Haussegger AM)

ABC Online

By Virginia Haussegger


In 1995, in China, 189 countries adopted the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, a comprehensive roadmap to raise the status of women. But two decades after the world’s oldest promise to women, how far have we come and which priorities still need attention?

Read More

(Photo: Celebrating Beijing+20 Conference, Perth, September 2015: Virginia Haussegger AM, Facilitator)