Advocacy

President’s Letter To The Honourable Mr Alex Hawke Re Afghanistan

We stand with the Australian Federation of Medical Women in urging the Minister for Immigration and the Australian Government in taking immediate action for the women and girls in Afghanistan. See our open letters below. Australia has a moral obligation to help these [Afghanistan] families arrive here in safety. A/… Read More »President’s Letter To The Honourable Mr Alex Hawke Re Afghanistan

Recipients Of The Inaugural AFMW Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Purple Bush Leaves Medicine Bursary Announced

Bursary Recipients Announced As part of NAIDOC Week celebrations, the Australian Federation of Medical Women is pleased to announce the recipients of the Inaugural AFMW Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Purple Bush Leaves Medicine Bursary. Three exceptional candidates will each be awarded a Bursary of $1000 as a contribution to career,… Read More »Recipients Of The Inaugural AFMW Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Purple Bush Leaves Medicine Bursary Announced

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women

VMWS is committed to advocate for the needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people especially women and children. Here’s some initiatives that we have undertaken to to close the gap: <ahref=”https://afmw.org.au/recipients-of-the-inaugural-afmw-aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-purple-bush-leaves-medicine-bursary-announced/”> AFMW Bursary</h3 > As part of NAIDOC Week celebrations, the Australian Federation of Medical awarded the Inaugural AFMW… Read More »Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women

AFMW Bursary: Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Purple Bush Leaves Medicine

Are you a female medical graduate who identifies as aboriginal and/or Torres Straight Islander? The Australian Federation of Medical Women (AFMW), as part of their commitment to reconciliation and the Makarrata Commission would like to encourage and empower a female medical graduate who identifies as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander,… Read More »AFMW Bursary: Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Purple Bush Leaves Medicine

Climate Emergency

The Victorian Medical Women’s Society actively campaigns for Climate Change Awareness. We acknowledge that anthropogenic climate change is an urgent global health and urgent women’s health challenge which occurs mainly due to human-related greenhouse gas emissions which results in global warming which is accelerating and will not stabilise without significant… Read More »Climate Emergency