Gender

In this section you will find information about key definitions and the state of play for gender diversity in Australia, the business case for gender diversity and inclusion, some leading practices for creating gender diverse and inclusive workplaces, case studies, and additional resources and reading on gender equity.

Overview

Explore definitions, key issues, and the state of play.

The Case for Action

Find out why your organisation should take action.

Leading Practice

Learn how to take a leading practice approach.

DCA Research

Check out DCA’s research on this topic.

Upcoming Events

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Recordings of Past Events

Access recordings of past events on this topic.

Latest Articles - Gender

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Blog

Collective action to ‘Count Her In’

In March, DCA is focused on actions around gender equality, and embracing an intersectional and inclusive approach to commemorating International Women’s Day.

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Submissions

Supporting women to achieve VET-based careers

DCA participated in a consultation and submitted a written submission to the Department of Employment and Workplace Relations on addressing barriers for women in vocational education and training (VET) pathways.

Case Study DCA Inclusive Employer Future Group
Case Study

Inclusive Employer Case Study: Future Group

Discover how Future Group, DCA 2023-2024 Inclusive Employer, began their D&I journey and how staff-led groups, private groups and mentors have contributed to key inclusion initiatives.

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Media releases

Arup & UTS join RISE project pilot

Arup and UTS are two of the organisations participating in the pilot of the RISE project with the aim to support culturally and racially marginalised women to reach leadership positions.