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Conference: Women, Leadership and Democracy

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Date: 18 November 2011
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The Women, Leadership and Democracy Conference will be held at the Museum of Australian Democracy in Canberra, on 1 -2 December 2011. Don’t miss it!

This national conference aims to bring …

Leadership: Does Gender Make a Difference?

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Date: 18 November 2011
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Earlier this month, the the Australia and New Zealand School of Governance convened a panel of high-achieving women to ponder the whether gender does make a difference to the …

The First True American Woman Road-Racer

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Date: 3 November 2011
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OK – she isn’t Australian, but I reckon the story of Julia Chase-Brand is worth telling to as wide an audience as possible. To a generation of women who enter …

World Boxing Federation Wants Female Boxers to Wear Skirts

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Date: 1 November 2011
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Women will get a chance to box in the Olympics for the first time in 2012 in London but if the Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) has anything to say …

New Theatre – Women, Power & Culture – Then and Now

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Date: 1 November 2011
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It’s amazing to think that it’s taken Australian white women over 100 years to get from casting the first vote to nailing the top job. So, how far have we …