Yesterday I had the privilege of lunching with a couple of female footballers currently playing with the Western Bulldogs. Their stories are truly extraordinary, and there were many moments when I found myself wiping the tears from my eyes!
Brendan Ferguson is a Principal Consultant with Social Ventures Australia, leading their work with Indigenous Australians. He has been with the organisation for three years and last year he took 7 and a half months paternity leave.
It's been quite a busy few weeks, sexism in sport, domestic violence, new reports on pregnancy discrimination. We take a minute to reflect on what these changes mean for the state of gender equality in Australia.