Elect women, make impact and change political culture

A record number of women in the Andrews Labor Government has delivered unprecedented advancement for the equality for women in Victoria. As voters head to the polls, EMILY’s List Australia highlights the impact of made by large numbers of progressive women parliamentarians on public policy, legislation and cultural change. Continue reading

Julia Gillard Next Generation Internship Report 2018

EMILY's List Australia has released the Julia Gillard Next Generation Inaugural Internship Report. As part of the program, the first ever participant Elise Delpiano conducted research into best practice for increasing women's political participation and traveled to New Zealand to compare our political culture with theirs. Continue reading

Gillard to the Liberals: here's how you do gender equality

Jenna Price, The Sydney Morning Herald Continue reading

Bill Shorten under pressure to take on Labor Right 'boys club'

Eryk Bagshaw, The Sydney Morning Herald Continue reading

Next steps for Tampon Tax removal

EMILY’s List Australia welcomes yesterday’s announcement that a Shorten Labor government will remove the “tampon tax”, the unfair and discriminatory application of the Goods and Services Tax for luxury items to menstrual products which are necessary for health and hygiene. Continue reading

First Julia Gillard Next Generation Intern Announced

Today EMILY’s List Australia announced the inaugural recipient of the Julia Gillard Next Generation Internship: Elise Delpiano. The internship fulfils a long-term ambition of EMILY’s List Australia to nurture, promote and encourage the next generation of talented progressive women leaders and recognises the importance of Ms Gillard’s legacy as the first female Prime Minister of Australia. Continue reading

Vale Fiona Richardson

EMILY’s List would like to pay tribute to EMILY’s List member Fiona Richardson. Continue reading