Establishment of the Women and Women's Safety Ministerial Council was agreed to by National Cabinet on 30 September 2023. The Council provides a forum for member governments to drive national progress on gender equality and women’s safety across all areas in ending violence against women and children within Australia. The Council has replaced the National Federation Reform Council (NFRC) Taskforce on Women's Safety. The Council is co-chaired by Minister for Women and Minister for Social Services. the Office for Women in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet provide Secretariat support for the Council.
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G. Ministerial Councils and Related Bodies including those Established by the COAG
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