YWCA Australia News

Wed, 02/09/2015

In October at World Council 2015 the movement has the important task of selecting leaders to steer us through the next four years until the next Council. There are three Australians nominated for positions who will be up for election. Read all about them here. 

Wed, 05/08/2015

Want to know more about YWCA's around the world and their work with Australians? Sarah Soysa has been profiling YWCA's in the Asia Pacific region that get Australian support or funding.This month we are featuring Mobilising Young Women’s Leadership and Advocacy in PNG.

Mon, 03/08/2015

The Every Girl Program has undergone a complete revamp. On 21-23 July, facilitators from YWCAs in Adelaide, Canberra, Hunter, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Perth and Victoria met with the YWCA Australia National Programs Coordinator in Melbourne to undergo training on the new version of the program. The workshop was a huge success with all facilitators providing feedback that the program is now much more cohesive, inclusive and dynamic