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Still work to do to improve women’s economic security

May 26th, 2021

The much-anticipated Women's Budget Statement released this week has generally been welcomed but for some funders working in the gender space, there is still plenty of scope for structural change and sustainable, multi-year funding to improve women’s health, safety and economic security.

Last week, the Ecstra Foundation announced $2.1 million in new funding to several organisations boosting women’s employment opportunities and economic security. 

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