YWCA Australia News

Fri, 24/04/2015

YWCA Australia and The ANU Gender Institute is proud to present the 2015 Young Women’s Budget Briefing. A live social media panel event where you can ask all the things about budget you’ve always wanted to know and get a roundup of what affects young women in this year’s budget.


Wed, 25/03/2015

Yesterday, YWCA Australia joined a coalition of housing and homelessness sector advocates at parliament for the National Day of Action on housing. Joining together to call on the federal government, opposition and cross benchers to help ensure that all Australians have access to affordable housing. 

Thu, 19/03/2015

Cara Gleeson, a memeber of the YWCA Australia delegation currently in New York, has written some reflections about the importance of supporting young women leaders and the YWCA presence at CSW. 

Wed, 18/03/2015

News from the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59) in New York: 325 organisations working to end gender inequality, including YWCA Australia and the World YWCA, have come together to release a statement voicing frustration at the CSW59 Methods of Work Resolution

Thu, 12/03/2015

YWCA Victoria's fundraiser over the weekend was a wild ride and great success. They packed out the venue with a sell out crowd coming together to celebrate International Women's Day. Jo Nilson from YWCA Victoria tells us about it in this feature.