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Gender Equity in Action

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Event Information
When: October 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am
Time: 10:00 am — 4:00 pm
Where: Women’s Health Victoria
Level 8, 255 Bourke Street
Melbourne  3000  Google Map
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Learn the practical skills you need to design, deliver and evaluate gender sensitive programs and services. This activity-based workshop will be your introductory step-by-step guide to performing a gender analysis in practice.

The workshop covers:

  • Identifying gendered norms, practices and structures and their impact
  • Approaches to gender inclusive program design
  • Tools and frameworks for conducting a gender analysis
  • How to use real world data to support your work including an introduction to the Women’s Health Atlas
  • Real life scenarios and the application of a gender analysis

These skills are particularly relevant for working with Municipal Public Health and Well-being Plans, Victoria’s Gender Equality Strategy, or working to prevent violence against women.

Workshop facilitators:

Stephanie Rich has over ten years experience working in health promotion, policy and research, specialising in women’s health, gender equity and the prevention of violence against women.

Megan Bugden is the health promotion officer and training coordinator at Women’s Health Victoria. Megan is a PhD candidate with a wealth of academic and practical experience in the design and delivery of training to prevent violence against women and promote gender equality.

Who should attend?

This workshop is designed for professionals working in a range of areas including health promotion, social policy, community development, health and support services, women’s health, community health and local and state government who are committed to delivering gender equitable and gender sensitive programs and services.

Contact us Megan Bugden, Health Promotion Officer and Training Coordinator, (03) 9664 9313, training@whv.org.au