Strong female role models and boosting gender equality in the workplace

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents. Weekdays 12pm-1pm.

Tue 8 March 2016

26 mins

We celebrate International Women’s Day with author/social researcher Rebecca Huntley’s pick of strong female role models. From Cathy Freeman and Cate Blanchett to Frida Kahlo and jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald. Rebecca recommends kids' books like Frida and Skit-Scat Raggedy Cat as the perfect introduction to these inspiring icons. 

Plus, the Australian Breastfeeding Association’s Rebecca Naylor on what employers can do to boost gender equality. Sometimes a quiet room to express is all it takes to help women back to work after kids.

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