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Young Women Speak Out – applications close next Wednesday 23 August

As the father of five girls, I try to remind them that they are strong enough and smart enough to do whatever they want in life. If they were a bit older I would be encouraging them to apply for the YWCA-sponsored “Young Women Speak Out” workshops running in Canberra over the next couple of […]
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