Union of Australian Women

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Union of Australian Women

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Dates of existence

1950 -


The Union of Australian Women is a national organisation formed in 1950 to work for the status and well being of women in a peaceful and environmentally safe world. It seeks to improve the lives of women through focusing on issues of equity and social justice. It also highlights the often hidden role of women in Australian society, particularly women's contribution to its economic, social, cultural and political life.


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Representation for women

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Created by Sarah Lethbridge on 12 February 2013



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