Alumni Voices

International Women’s Day 2019

March 15, 2019

Gender equality in your lifetime?

The World Economic Forum estimates that women will not reach economic parity with men until 2234. That’s two centuries away.

In 2017, the global gender gap widened for the first time in ten years. While we may disagree on the best ways to get there, it’s rare indeed to find a man or woman in Australia openly opposed to equal opportunity. So what’s the hold up?

Join UWA on International Women’s Day 2019 for an insightful examination of what’s holding us back and how we could speed the rate of change.