People Linking to Embrace and Develop Gender Equality

About PLEDGE

Everyone enjoys equal opportunities, choices, resources and services in a gender equal world. A world that is better, safer and fairer for all of us, with balanced, more successful families, richer workplaces and healthier communities.

Gender equality is the state in which access to rights or opportunities is unaffected by gender.

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PLEDGE shares a commitment to act as champions for change, to impact the views of generations and reach the Knox community to take a stand and advance gender equality. We all have a role in building understanding and acting for greater equality in our workplaces, places of study and community, as well as changing attitudes to gender inequality that contribute to violence against women.

Knox Local Champions Gender Equality Awards

Knox Local Champions Gender Equality Awards

These awards are presented annually to community members for outstanding efforts in leadership and action shown in championing women and girls in Knox.

Women's Empowerment Workshops, Strong Women

Women's Empowerment Workshops, Strong Women

A series of three practical and interactive Women’s Leadership Workshops hosted by PLEDGE for local women.

International Women's Day 2021

International Women's Day 2021

International Women's Day, March 8th is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.

The Knox Gender Equity Graphic Poster Competition

The Knox Gender Equity Graphic Poster Competition

Imagine a future where all genders are equal and present the idea as a graphic poster.