The Commission has funded the to deliver pilot Communities of Practice (CoPs) to support implementation of the Gender Equality Act 2020. These CoPs will be delivered over a six-month period and will target defined entities in the following sectors and geographic locations:
- Sports and Recreation
- Eastern Metropolitan Region
- Grampians and Loddon Mallee Region
- Health Services.
Three of these CoPs are newly established structures. The Health Services CoP is an existing network that will have additional tailored support through this project.
The Commission is excited about this pilot project and communicating the findings and insights in 2022.
See below for details, including contact information and meeting dates. A direct invitation will also be emailed to the relevant defined entities within these sectors and regions.
Sport and Recreation Gender Equality Act Community of Practice
Session #1 – Wednesday 4 August, 1pm–2:30pm
Eastern Metropolitan Region Gender Equality Act Community of Practice
Session #1 – Tuesday 3 August, 1pm–2:30pm
Grampians and Loddon Mallee Region Gender Equality Act Community of Practice
Session #1 – Wednesday 28 July, 10am–11:30am
Victorian Health Organisation Gender Equity Network (VHOGEN)
The Victorian Health Organisation Gender Equity Network (VHOGEN) meets monthly via ZOOM and engages in themed conversations using Microsoft Teams to support members as the work towards meeting their requirements under the Victorian Gender Equality Act 2020.
Women’s Health Victoria is supporting the network in this work through the delivery of four themed network events for members over the coming months.
Reviewed 19 July 2021