Letter to the Prime Minister requesting Australia’s support for a UN Women’s Agency; copies to Minister for Foreign Affairs and Leader of the Opposition. (September 2007). Click here to download letter

Letter to Minister for Education, Science and Training and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister on the Status of Women urging re-consideration of Centrelink Guidelines on conditions relating to study undertaken in fulfilment of conditions of Welfare to Work regulations; copies to Shadow Minister for Status of Women and Council for the Single Mother and her Child (August 2007) Click here to download letter

Letter to Prime Minister opposing the acquisition by the Australian Defence Forces of cluster munitions or submunitions-based weapon systems; copies to Leader of the Opposition, Minister and Shadow Minister for Defence (July 2007).
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AFUW Advocacy Action Report to the 29th IFUW Triennial Conference held in Manchester, England during August 2007  AFUW reported in June 2007 on follow-up actions undertaken during the 2004-07 triennium on resolutions adopted by the 2004 Conference in Perth or earlier Conferences or in response to advocacy messages from IFUW. The detailed report indicates which resolutions and the type of action AFUW has undertaken – e.g. investigated the situation in Australia, submitted papers to the Australian and State/Territory governments, met with government officials and/or focus groups to discuss concerns, or organized a special project or event to address the issue. Click here to download the Report . The IFUW resolutions can be seen at http://www.ifuw.org/resolutions/resolutions-year.htm

Letter to the Treasurer re anomaly in legislation on tax deductibility for scholarships for PhD and Masters students (April 2007) . Click here to download letter

Letter to Minister for Communications urging Commonwealth Funding for Indigenous Community Radio. (April 2007).  Click here to download letter

Letter to Prime Minister urging that Australia be an early signatory to the UN Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights and Dignity of Person with Disabilities and to its Optional Protocol; copy to the Leader of the Opposition. (February 2007). Click here to download letter

Letter to Minister for Foreign Affairs calling on the Australian Government to advocate for the protection of the human rights of Fijian women when participating in the international peacekeeping delegation (January 2007).
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Letter to Minister for Foreign Affairs calling on the Australian Government to take steps to protect Iraqi female academics and students from assault. (January 2007). Document Click here to download letter