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Gender equality needs increased investment

April 13th, 2021

A new report reveals key areas that urgently require increased investment in order to ensure women’s economic security, safety and wellbeing in the pandemic recovery.

The impact of the Summer 2019/2020 bushfires and COVID-19 pandemic on Australian women and girls has been more severe and sustained compared to their male counterparts.
The timely report commissioned by Australians Investing in Women (AIIW) identifies crucial investment focus is needed on employment and relevant skills-matching, domestic violence services, accessible mental health care, and homelessness support.

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