Gender Inequality

Podcast mini-series

Australia is still a long way from reaching true gender equality. In this mini-series from Policy Forum Pod, Professor Sharon Bessell and Dr Arnagretta Hunter are joined by some stellar guests to discuss women in leadership, ending gender-based violence, and the relationship between gender and employment.

Women in leadership with Natasha Stott Despoja
Natasha Stott Despoja – former Senator for South Australia and member of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women – joins the Policy Forum Pod to discuss women in leadership in Australia.

Ending gender-based violence and harassment at work
On this episode of Policy Forum Pod in celebration of International Women’s Day, philosopher Fiona Jenkins and lawyer and labour rights advocate Lisa Heap discuss how to end gender-based violence and harassment in the workplace.

Assuming new roles – gender, the pay gap, and violence against women
On this episode of Policy Forum Pod, economist Robert Breunig and gender, work, and employment expert Rae Cooper join Sharon Bessell to discuss the gender pay gap and disturbing new findings about domestic violence and gender income balance.

Ending violence against women and their children
On this episode, Chief Executive Officer of Our Watch Patty Kinnersly joins the Policy Forum Pod to discuss the role all Australians have in ending violence against women and their children.

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