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National Women's Consultative Council (1984 - 1992)

From
1984
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
To
1992

Summary

The federal government replaced the the National Women's Advisory Council with the National Women's Consultative Council in 1984. The NWCC produced its last report in December 1992 and in late 1993 it was replaced by the Australian Council for Women.

Sources used to compile this entry: Lake, Marilyn, Getting Equal: The History of Australian Feminism, Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, New South Wales, 1999, 316 pp; Sawer, Marian, 'Femocrats and Ecorats: Women's Policy Machinery in Australia, Canada and New Zealand', United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, 1996, http://www.unrisd.org/html/op/opb/opb6/op6.htm.

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Timeline

 1978 - 1984 National Women's Advisory Council
       1984 - 1992 National Women's Consultative Council
             1993 - 1995 Australian Council for Women

Member

Archival resources

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Papers of Joyce McConnell, 1960 - 1989, MS 8260; McConnell, Joyce Marion (1916 - 1991); National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Clare Land

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