Review of the Moreland Statement of Commitment to Women

Moreland Council is reviewing the Statement of Commitment to Women (PDF 76Kb) from 1998.

The purpose of the review is to:

  • identify action priorities and opportunities for local partnerships to advance gender equality and inclusion within the framework of Council's Human Rights Policy (DOC 554Kb).

  • To enhance community participation and ownership regarding Council’s activities to advance gender equality and inclusion.

How you can participate:

Community Forum on 12 December 5.30 - 8.30 pm in Coburg

Council is reviewing the Statement of Commitment to Women to ensure that our actions continue to support the community.  Please join us for an engaging debate, supported by a panel of three guest speakers.  We will discuss what gender equality and inclusion mean today and how to break down barriers.

RSVPs are due by Thursday 7 December.  Please email Council Social Policy or phone 9240 2313 if you have a query or would like to register  

Temporary Review Working Group (November 2017 to February 2018)

A temporary working group will oversee the review process.  Nominations for this group have now closed.

Other opportunities to participate

Details about other opportunities to participate will be available soon and include:

  • Focus groups to be conducted with support from Council's partners.
  • An online survey (timelines to be confirmed).

Further information

Further information about Council's work to promote: