Senator Trish Crossin today officially opened the Northern Territory Working Women’s Centre in Alice Springs, a not-for-profit, community organisation that supports women employees and women seeking work.
Senator Crossin said this significant event, taking place on the eve of International Women’s Day, was a landmark moment for working women in Central Australia.… .
Young innovators and scientists in the Northern Territory are being encouraged to apply for the 2013 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.
Senator Trish Crossin said applications were now open for the awards, with grants of up to $22,000 up for grabs across primary industries, food and natural resource sectors.… .
Northern Territory women are invited to take part in Australian Government consultations in Darwin next week about issues facing women in the workplace and on ways to help more women enter the workforce.… .
Senator Trish Crossin has congratulated Ms Margaret Phelan on her cycling tour around the circumference of Australia to promote midwives, normal birth and breastfeeding. It is an amazing achievement.
After 20,000kms, a journey that has taken an emotional, physical and spiritual toll, Marg will be arriving in Darwin this Saturday afternoon, 30 June 2012.… .
Last Thursday, as we all know, around this nation and the world we celebrated International Women’s Day. I want to take the opportunity to talk about this government’s initiative of creating the national women’s alliances which came into effect back in May 2010.… .