On 4 March 2020, Stronger Together: WA’s Plan for Gender Equality (Stronger Together) was launched, alongside the first Implementation and Action Plan.
Following the release of the ten-year plan for gender equality, a State of Emergency was declared and Government resources were directed to ensuring the safety, and social and economic recovery of women disproportionally impacted by COVID-19. This has resulted in delays to some Stronger Together actions, while also contributing to more actions specific to a COVID-19 response.
An interim report has been released that provides a brief summary of work being undertaken across Government to progress Stronger Together and support women during the COVID-19 recovery.
A more comprehensive report on the outcomes of the first Action Plan is expected to be released later in 2021, together with the second Action Plan for 2021‑2025.
To see the Interim Report and for more information on Stronger Together: WA’s Plan for Gender Equality visit Stronger Together - WA's Plan for Gender Equality.