Creating a more gender equal world: Reflecting on 8 years as the Sex...

   National Press Club 2 September 2015 CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY IntroductionIt is such a thrill to be surrounded by so many friends and family.Thank you Laurie for your warm and generous introduction.I am proud to be making this address on the...
Wednesday 2 September 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

The state of the nation: Gender inequality in Australia

WOW Conference*CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY*I have the immense privilege of being Australia’s Sex Discrimination Commissioner.This work has taken me from 200 metres under the sea in a submarine to the United Nations in New York, to camping out with...
Saturday 20 June 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Women of Influence Awards

Elizabeth BroderickSex Discrimination CommissionerWomen of Influence Awards19 June 2015CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYThank you Brian and Westpac and Greg and Fairfax for conceiving and sponsoring these awards. The WOI awards not only lift the visibility of...
Friday 19 June 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Removing barriers - creating solutions for discrimination related to pregnancy...

Increasing women’s workforce participation: Barriers and solutions from the G20 and beyondGovernments of Australia, Japan and Turkey Side EventCommission on the Status of Women, 59th Session,* CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY *Thank you Minister Cash and...
Thursday 12 March 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

The causes of family violence

*CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY*Thank you Chief Magistrate Peter Lauritsen for your introduction, and thanks to Samantha, the Judicial College and Magistrate Anne Goldsbrough for inviting me to speak here today.I am delighted to be here and to have an...
Thursday 19 February 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

McKinsey Asia Week

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYIt’s a great pleasure to be speaking here today.  Congratulations Dominic and Kevin and the conference leaders for giving priority to the issue of women’s leadership.As Natalie mentioned, I have the immense privilege of being...
Wednesday 11 February 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Introducing the Full Stop Foundation: women and men working to end rape and...

Elizabeth BroderickSex Discrimination CommissionerAustralian Human Rights CommissionIntroducing the Full Stop Foundation: women and men working to end rape and domestic violence6 February 2015CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYThank you Karen for your lovely...
Friday 6 February 2015
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Sydney Girls High School – Annual Presentation Day

Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination CommissionerSydney Girls High School – Annual Presentation DaySydney Town Hall9 December 2014CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYGood morning everyone, my very warm thanks to the principal of Sydney Girls High School, Ms...
Tuesday 9 December 2014
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

Towards a gender equal Australia

Thank you Christine and members of the Board of the State Library of Victoria for inviting me to speak this evening and for your very warm welcome. It is a great pleasure to be here in a place of learning – a place where new ideas can be aired and...
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

World Federation of Stock Exchanges

Check Against Delivery Thank you Andreas for your generous introduction and for your inspired leadership of the WFE.It is an honour and a privilege to be here this evening, addressing such a large group of influential leaders, key economic actors in...
Tuesday 28 October 2014
Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner

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