Women's rights in Australia: an introduction for people who came to Australia as refugeesThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Women's rights in Australia: an introduction for people who came to Australia as refugees (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: When refugees first arrive in Australia, one of the biggest changes they often have to face is the difference in rights for women. These rights form part of our legal system. They are based on the international human rights law. This booklet is intended to assist families who arrived in Australia as refugees, to understand more about women's rights in Australia.
Organisation: UNSW Sydney, Arts & Social Sciences
Last reviewed: November 2018
Target audience: New arrivals
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