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Julia Gillard
Official Twitter account of the 27th Prime Minister of Australia.
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Julia Gillard Jul 5
Always proud to be patron of , which supported 1.2M girls in secondary school over the past 5 years. You can now read CAMFED’s 2019 Annual Review, looking back on a year of extraordinary milestones:
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Julia Gillard Jul 4
At we have released our newest Essays on Equality collection - a special Covid-19 edition - to shine a light on the gendered impacts of this crisis and, crucially, explore solutions and ways forward.
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Julia Gillard Jul 4
Wonderful to speak to for about looking after yourself during the current pandemic.
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Julia Gillard Jun 27
“In exposing the fragility of education systems, the pandemic also offers us an opportunity to build back better.” My thoughts on education after Covid-19 in the CHOGM Interim Report – access here:
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Julia Gillard Jun 26
. served as the 18th U.S. Surgeon General under the Obama administration. I spoke to her on A Podcast of One’s Own about women in healthcare, being the ‘first’, and the world after Covid-19. Listen here:
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Penguin Books Aus Jun 24
It’s been 10 years since was sworn in as Prime Minister of Australia. Her ‘misogyny’ speech has continued to make waves here & around the world. Her book, WOMEN AND LEADERSHIP co-authored with Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is available July 12.
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Julia Gillard Jun 24
Whatever code you follow, it’s been a difficult year for footy fans. Here’s hoping we get to celebrate tomorrow & FIFA announces the 2023 Women’s World Cup will be hosted in Aus & NZ. That would give us a great way to promote women’s sport and better gender equality.
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Julia Gillard Jun 23
A particular thanks to and , without whom we couldn’t have realised many of the great policies from that period. I will always appreciate your professionalism, collegiality, and desire for good government.
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Julia Gillard Jun 23
Replying to @JuliaGillard
Thank you to everyone who surrounded me during my time as PM – my family and friends, the ALP and wider labour movement, colleagues, staff, supporters and the Australian people.
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Julia Gillard Jun 23
My thanks to for helping me celebrate this anniversary. To hold public office is an honour and a privilege. It is only possible because of the support of so many.
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EMILY's List Aus Jun 22
The Gillard Government led the world in introducing plain packaging for cigarettes and fighting big tobacco’s attempt to overturn it. Reflecting on Government's Nation Changing Policies ten years later
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Julia Gillard Jun 21
One of the highlights of my time as PM was meeting Sophie, . This photo will always be treasured!
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Julia Gillard Jun 21
I am still contacted today by people with stories about how the NDIS has changed their lives, or the lives of their loved ones.
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EMILY's List Aus Jun 20
Thanks to for reminding us of the economic achievements of the Rudd and Gillard Labor Governments. Graph: Australia’s GDP growth under the Rudd and Gillard Governments
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Julia Gillard Jun 21
Wonderful to talk to and about my time as PM – ten years on. They were both incredible colleagues and today remain good friends. Thanks for a terrific event.
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Julia Gillard Jun 20
To women and girls around the country, I say get involved so we can see a 2nd, 3rd, 4th, indeed many female Prime Ministers in the future.
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EMILY's List Aus Jun 19
The Gillard Government put education front and centre of our national conversation as a country; championing the value of education, initiating major reform and delivering substantial funding increases. Reflecting on Nation Changing Policies ten years later with
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Beyond Blue Jun 17
(1/2) Racism, no matter how subtle, has a profound impact on the social & emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people. Non-Indigenous people all have a role to play to address racism & discrimination, and to understand the effect it has on Indigenous people.
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Julia Gillard Jun 18
The National Apology to Victims and Survivors of Institutional Child Sexual Abuse is a moment that will remain with me forever, as will the stories and experiences of the survivors. A difficult, but vital process.
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Julia Gillard Jun 18
Fantastic research and analysis by and on gender diversity and business outcomes. Mandating the collection of gender data from companies in Australia has helped to hold all of us accountable for improving equality:
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