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Women and Child Poverty

Women and their children have been disproportionately affected by the relentless beat of the free market drum dictating self-reliance and independence from the state as the primary virtues and persistently down playing women’s care-giving role and failing to prioritise the needs of children.

March 2005

Read Susan St John's address to the 2005 International Women's Day Forum below:

Women and Child Poverty