Office for Women (Australia)
Gender balance on Australian government boards: report 2021-22
This report is prepared annually by the Office for Women, and reports on the federal government’s performance against its gender diversity target. As of June 2022, women held a record 51.4 per cent of Australian government board positions, the highest overall result since reporting began...
Supporting women’s financial safety
This guide provides user-friendly checklists for financial service organisations to better understand, prevent and address financial abuse.
Prevention of financial abuse workshop: summary report
In July 2021, the Office for Women held a virtual workshop on the prevention of financial abuse. The workshop was facilitated by researchers from the Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre. This report summarises key points of discussion that emerged throughout the day.
Gender balance on Australian government boards: report 2020-21
This report, prepared annually by the Australian Government Office for Women, outlines performance against the Australian Government’s target for gender balance on Australian Government boards. Since the 2019-20 report, there has been positive progress across all key indicators.
Migrant and refugee women in Australia: the safety and security study
This is the first national study that captures the diversity of migrant and refugee women, including residency/visa status. It is also the first national study to ask specific questions about domestic violence and controlling behaviours related to the visa and migration status of women.