International Women's Day 2018

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International Women's Day 2018 (0.44 mins)

International Women's Day (IWD) is celebrated annually on 8 March International Women’s Day is an opportunity for Defence to demonstrate its support for women, both within its workforce and around the world. Defence is diverse and inclusive organisation that actively supports its members regardless of their gender, race or sexual orientation. 324 women serving overseas on ADF operations (representing 16.5 per cent of the total deployed force) Women are critical to achieving any lasting stability in the international communities into which we deploy As at 1 January 2018, 42.1 per cent of the total Defence APS workforce is female In the past year, 1,571 females enlisted into the Services – 393 into Navy, 773 into Army, and 405 into Air Force #WomenAdvanceDefence

Publish Date 07 Mar 2018
Tags V20180073
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