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Reaching health equity through gender competence

Gender competence in healthcare can be a powerful tool in improving women's wellbeing – particularly mental health.


Monash President and Vice-Chancellor honoured with Companion of the Order of Australia (AC)

President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret Gardner has been appointed a Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) in the 2020 Australia Day Honours.

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Women in medical leadership: The glass ceiling is alive and well

They account for more than 50 per cent of medical graduates, but women still face stiff opposition rising to the top of their profession.


Monash announces ambitious target to reduce gender pay gap

Today is Equal Pay Day, a symbolic indicator of the national gender pay gap and a prompt for discussion on the barriers to equality that women continue to encounter in their workplaces.

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Fearless Girl should provide the spark to inspire more female engineers

The message of empowerment and equality needs to be widely embraced in the engineering profession.


Monash achieves Athena SWAN Bronze award

Monash has successfully achieved an inaugural Athena SWAN Bronze award through the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) initiative.

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More women in architecture, but gender inequality remains in leadership roles

Recent reports show that women's representation in the industry has grown significantly, but the number in leadership roles is disappointing.


Monash Vice-Chancellor recognised for leadership and innovation

The remarkable leadership of Monash University President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret Gardner AO has been recognised with a CASE Asia-Pacific Leadership Award.

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Monash University recognised for strides in gender equality

Monash University has again received the prestigious Employer of Choice for Gender Equality citation for a third consecutive term.

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