The Australian Government is committed to achieving gender equality in the energy sector, through committing to equal pay, equal leadership and equal opportunities for women in the clean energy sector by 2030.
Australia is one of the 12 member countries who have joined the Equality in Energy Transitions Initiative (Equality Initiative). The Equality Initiative aims to advance the transition to a low carbon economy through driving women’s participation in clean energy sector.
The Equality Initiative has 5 workstreams:
- Data Collection, Knowledge Building and Policies
- International Ambassadors Program and Mentorship
- Awards Program
- Communications: Events (Networks, Collaboration and Partnerships)
- Equal by 30