Despite the benefits that could come from integration, many African countries remain wary of the process.
The message from the weekend was the things that really matter to women matter at the ballot box, too.
One of the Morrison government’s biggest challenges in this election campaign is the rise of the so-called ‘teals’.
The lack of reform to childcare - a huge cost-of-living pressure - is the biggest missed opportunity of the week.
There is a crisis in women’s safety but the commitments are piecemeal and some aren’t even new.
Judith Kaplan became the first American bat mitzvah in 1922. The Jewish coming-of-age ceremony has become more popular for girls ever since.
One policy expert says we need a royal commission into ‘what the hell is going on’ with the gender pay gap.
Her values of integrity, impartiality, professional ethics, and court decorum make her the ideal person to head the country’s judiciary.
A trailblazing group of women sports reporters were early advocates for women’s sport in the 1930s, particularly during the first Ashes test series against England.
It feels like history was made in 2021. But it is hard to argue there has been concrete change at Parliament House … yet.
Many scientists stuck at home during university closures dealt with increased domestic responsibilities. But some groups had it worse than others.
LDS leaders still stress that men should ‘preside’ over their families. But in recent years, messages about marriage have stressed more equal partnership.
Former staffer Rachelle Miller made sensational allegations on the last day of parliament for 2021.
Australia has made some progress in gender equality in the diplomatic and security sectors, but a new index shows work remains to be done.
The review has been underway since March, speaking to current and former MPs and employees at parliament house.
Reproductive leave policies can help workers who are trying to start a family, dealing with painful periods or going through menopause.
Women’s climate knowledge is often overlooked, despite it being a vital resource for adapting to a warming world.
Girls and women will experience climate change in unique ways. This includes being vulnerable to gender-based violence as climate change brings about forced migration, loss of housing and income.
The research has challenged the conventional notion that female journalists are powerless in a male-dominated world.
A French trial will use virtual reality headsets to trigger empathy in perpetrators. But previous research findings suggest we need to be sceptical of claims about what the technology can do.