The 27th Prime Minister of Australia, Julia Gillard.

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We’re being asked to keep our distance from other people as part of the global effort to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Beyond Blue is asking people to remain socially connected as they do so. Pick up the phone and talk to friends and loved ones, or connect online. You can share stories of hope and support at the Beyond Blue forums: [ Bb.org.au Link ] and there’s more about coping with...
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Classics Professor and TV historian Mary Beard joins me for the next episode of A Podcast of One’s Own to discuss the origins of misogyny in ancient literature, and how she takes on the Twitter trolls. You can listen here: [ Kcl.ac.uk Link ]
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So thrilled to see my friend Angie Murimirwa’s TED talk published this week. Here's a good news piece that should make us all feel inspired and connected. Proud, as ever, to be patron of CAMFED - Campaign for Female Education, supporting girls to learn & women to lead: [ Go.ted.com Link ]
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Today is National Close the Gap Day in Australia. At Beyond Blue we care deeply about closing the gap and being the best ally we can be for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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Close the Gap

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Around the world, people are isolating themselves or working from home as part of the global effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. Many are wondering how to best support their mental health in these difficult times.

Staying connected with friends and family can help.

It can also help to share your experience and support others online via the Beyond Blue discussion forums:...
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Julia Gillard posted on Mar 10, 2020

2019 McKinnon Prize for Political Leadership winners announced

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Beyond Blue recognises and understands that some people are experiencing feelings of anxiety, uncertainty and concern in relation to the coronavirus. For mental health and wellbeing information relating to the issue, visit bb.org.au/2PQm6Wi. The Beyond Blue Support Service also offers short term counselling and advice by phone or online at [ Bb.org.au Link ]

Beyond Blue

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Today, as patron of CAMFED - Campaign for Female Education, I’m thinking about the 150,000 young women leaders in the CAMFED Association in Africa. So proud of their work mentoring girls in school, and then supporting young women to grow #equality through women-led, sustainable businesses.

When women have access to the same educational opportunities, land, capital, and support networks as...
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On the latest episode of A Podcast of One’s Own I talk with The Guilty Feminist Podcast's Deborah Frances–White about women in comedy, taking risks, and guilt! Listen here: [ Kcl.ac.uk Link ]
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I am delighted to formally announce my upcoming book with co-author Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Penguin Books Australia: Women and Leadership.

Almost every year new findings are published about the way people see women leaders compared with their male counterparts. We have taken that academic work and tested it in the real world. The same set of interview questions were put to each leader in...

Women and Leadership by Julia Gillard

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