We dream of an equal world for women and men free from discrimination and violence
Go Equal is an Australia-based consulting firm that is committed to achieving gender equality. We support governments, civil societies, international community and UN bodies, and local communities to achieve positive gender equity outcomes.
We believe deeply in gender inclusion and diversity and collaborate to innovate cutting-edge approaches to empower and enable women to bring real changes in their lives and the community.
GO EQUAL: THE STORY
Dr Joyce Das, Go Equal’s Founder and Executive Director talks about what inspired her to found Go Equal, the story behind it, and our future dreams.
WHY GO EQUAL
As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be felt, closing the global gender gap has increased by a generation from 99.5 years to 135.6 years.
Women represents 25.6% in national parliaments
1 in 3 women have been subjected to physical and/or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime since the age of 15
110 MILLION GIRLS WILL BE AT RISK OF CHILD MARRIAGE OVER THE NEXT DECADE WITH AN ADDITIONAL 10 MILLION AS A RESULT OF COVID-19
WOMEN EARN 86% OF THAT OF MEN.
Women are 5 times more likely to be victims of sexual assault than men.
Only 17.1% of CEO positions in the non-public sector are occupied by women.
1 in 3 women experience violence since the age of 15.
Women are more likely to live below the poverty line.
Women spend twice as much time on unpaid work as men.
Our vision is a world where all women have equal rights as their male counterparts and are able to fully enjoy their human rights by living a life free from all forms of discrimination and violence.
Enable women to make real changes that eliminate gender-based discrimination and violence.
Ensure a supportive environment for women in which they have equal opportunity to improve their lives.
Empower women to completely enjoy gender equality as their human rights.
We collaborate with other organisations and individuals in bringing positive gender outcomes.
We innovate our approaches and methods to tackle the real-life gender issues in a changing world.
We deeply believe in gender inclusion and diversity and act on to ensure them in our work.