Gender Equity Victoria (GEN VIC) is the Victorian peak body for gender equity, women’s health and the prevention of violence against women.
We advocate for equality, wellbeing, and freedom from violence for every woman and girl in every community of Victoria.
Victorian women have been hardest hit by the Covid19 pandemic. But Government investment in strategies to help women has lagged behind other economic stimulus and support.Learn more!
Over 100 organisations have made a joint statement calling for governments to recognise the gendered impacts of COVID-19.Learn more!
What is gender responsive budgeting and how can it improve the lives of Victorian women? Check out our submission.Read more!
The annual GEN VIC Under the Radar forum looks at invisible systems and institutions of sexism and misogyny that affect Victorian women.Learn more!
With the opening of nominations for the 2020 Victorian local government elections today, the Victorian Local Governance Association (VLGA) and Gender Equity Victoria (GEN VIC) are calling for all candidates ...Read more
Gender Equity Victoria welcomes the appointment today of Dr Niki Vincent as the Victoria and the nation’s first Commissioner for Gender Equality in the Public Sector. Dr Vincent, currently serving ...Read more
Victorian experts will gather online today to reflect on how COVID19 is impacting on the lives of Victorian women and putting progress towards gender equity at risk. Gender Equity Victoria’s ...Read more