Broken Hill to host a Getting Women Elected forum

first_imgBroken Hill to host a Getting Women Elected forum Wentworth ShireBroken Hill City Council will be hosting a free Australian Local Government’s Women’s Association forum on Friday 11 June 2021 at 4:00pm.These forums are currently being held for member councils across NSW for potential women candidates.The forum is run by ALGWA Executive members, with input from female councillors from the host council.The commencement of the forum includes a welcome speech by the host council Mayor, followed by the first half of the presentation by ALGWA.Half-way through there will be a short break, before the final part of the presentation.A Q&A will follow at the conclusion of the presentation.ALGWA requires all attendees to fill in a feedback form.The content will cover the current climate across NSW in local government, particularly a snapshot of female representation and the steps involved in running as a candidate for local government.It will also involve discussion of the lives experiences of councillors in the ALGWA executive from all walks of life.Potential attendees can register for the in-person or online forum at https://www.brokenhill.nsw.gov.au/Community/Events-Calendar/Getting-Women-Elected-Forum. /Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here. Why?Well, unlike many news organisations, we have no sponsors, no corporate or ideological interests. We don’t put up a paywall – we believe in free access to information of public interest. Media ownership in Australia is one of the most concentrated in the world (Learn more). Since the trend of consolidation is and has historically been upward, fewer and fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media in our country. According to independent assessment, about 98% of the media sector is held by three conglomerates. This tendency is not only totally unacceptable, but also to a degree frightening). Learn more hereWe endeavour to provide the community with real-time access to true unfiltered news firsthand from primary sources. It is a bumpy road with all sorties of difficulties. We can only achieve this goal together. Our website is open to any citizen journalists and organizations who want to contribute, publish high-quality insights or send media releases to improve public access to impartial information. You and we have the right to know, learn, read, hear what and how we deem appropriate.Your support is greatly appreciated. All donations are kept completely private and confidential.Thank you in advance!Tags:Australia, Australian, Broken Hill, climate, council, elected, Government, Internet, local council, Local Government, NSW, online, running, Wentworth, womenlast_img