Affiliation with Women's National Secretariat and NGOs

on Friday, 01 June 2012. Posted in About

The Australian Centre for Leadership for Women (ACLW) is a community partner with the White Ribbon Foundation in Australia and supports the White Ribbon Campaign.

The Australian Centre for Leadership for Women (ACLW) is a Member of the following National Women's Secretariat enabling CLW to have a national voice on women’s affairs both independently and through its membership of Equality Rights Alliance (ERA).  Equality Rights Alliance (formerly known as WomenSpeak)  is Australia’s largest network advocating for women’s equality, women’s leadership and recognition of women’s diversity.  We bring together over 50 organisations with an interest in advancing women’s equality.

The Australian Centre for Leadership for Women (ACLW) is also affiliated with the Australian Women's Coalition (AWC).  Formed in 2002 and incorporated in 2004, AWC is today a coalition of eighteen national women's organisations with equal voting and participation rights. The AWC's mission is to work collaboratively to advance the status of women by: increasing communication within the women’s sector; clearly identifying the needs of women represented by the partners of the coalition; initiating policies, programs and partnerships to address these needs; and advocating on women’s issues to government and the community.