Office of Women's Policy

Office of Women's Policy

The Office of Women's Policy, within the Department of Local Government and Community Services, focuses on gender equality through close working relationships with Territory women and women's organisations. The Office provides policy advice and options to government on women's issues and is committed to advancing the social, political, economic and civil status of women in the Northern Territory.

Policy Framework for Northern Territory Women 2015-2020

The Policy Framework for Northern Territory women sets out the policy direction and priorities for the Northern Territory Government in advancing the status of women to 2020. 

The framework has been created through extensive consultation with Northern Territory women and community organisations and has four key focus areas of action: Women's Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Economic Security and Leadership and Participation.

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