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Happy International Women’s Day

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Happy International Women’s Day. At ResearchCrowd, we are committed to accelerating gender equality and women’s empowerment. Much of the research we conduct is aimed at improving the lives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls.

While women make enormous contributions to everyday life and the economy, they remain disproportionately affected by poverty, discrimination and exploitation because of barriers to education and employment, and status in society – this is exacerbated for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women.

As UN Women Executive Director, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, says, “This must be a period that will enable the 21st century to be regarded as the century that empowered women and empowered humanity”.

Want to know more about International Women’s Day, check out UN Women Australia – click here.

 

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