Choose to Challenge

The theme of International Women’s Day 2021 is Choose to Challenge –

We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality.

We can all choose to seek out and celebrate women’s achievements.

Collectively, we can all help create an inclusive world.

Our colleagues at IPAA NSW have compiled a couple of fantastic videos celebrating accomplished women working in all Australian public sectors, including Queensland’s Trish Woolley, Deputy Director-General (Housing and Homelessness), Department of Communities, Housing and Digital Economy.

Hear from this impressive line-up of senior leaders who share their responses to –

What makes you proud to be a leader?

What advice would you give to young women aspiring to leadership?

For more insights on issues of equality, diversity, and inclusion, see The case for diversity and inclusion on the IPAA blog here.


About IPAA Queensland

IPAA Queensland advances the professionalism, capability and integrity of public administration and public purpose work and promotes pride in service.

If you’re a public servant or engaged in public purpose work, we encourage you to get to know and connect with IPAA Queensland. Find out more about us by reading more on our site or through joining as a member here.

Build connections. Challenge your thinking. Keep informed. It’s your IPAA.