Will the Coalition’s approach to gender equality actually improve women’s lives?

 
1.07.19

Will the Coalition’s approach to gender equality actually improve women’s lives?

July 1, 2019

The Coalition’s purported ‘woman problem’ haunted this year’s federal election campaign, despite the party’s ultimate electoral success. Sue Williamson (@SWilliamsonUNSW) from the Public Service Research Group, UNSW Canberra argues the Coalition adopts a neoliberal or individualised approach to gender equality – while some positive initiatives have been introduced, these do not address the systemic issues that cause women’s disadvantage. (Reposted from The Conversation)

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