Celebrate International Women’s Day 2022 at RMIT

Celebrate International Women’s Day 2022 at RMIT

RMIT proudly supports International Women’s Day (IWD), which is globally celebrated on 8 March each year.

This year’s UN Women theme, Changing Climates: Equality today for a sustainable tomorrow, recognises and celebrates the contribution of women and girls around the world, who are working to change the climate of gender equality and build a sustainable future.

Find out how RMIT is celebrating our many diverse women and community of supporters and how we’re fostering conversations across the University that drive real impact in the way women live, work and study.

Join us at our IWD events, details below!

02 March 2022


IWD Events

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RMIT Sport at IWD

Support the day in Purple and join RMIT Sport in celebrating International Women's Day. 

Try out Netball, Hockey, Dodgeball or Futsal and collect your free coffee card and Keep Cup for joining us!

Date: Tuesday 8 March

Time: 3pm-5pm

Location: A'Beckett Urban Square, RMIT City campus.

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IWD: Group Mentoring: Women in Leadership

This mentoring session will give you the opportunity to receive mentorship, build your professional network, and gain career guidance from RMIT mentors across a variety of industries and leadership roles.

Date: Tuesday 8 March

Time: 5pm-6.30pm

Location: Online

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IWD Expert Series: Entrepreneurial Mindset

Advancing gender equality in the context of the climate crisis and disaster risk reduction is one of the greatest global challenges of the 21st century. Gain insights from entrepreneurs who have created unique concepts to solve sustainability issues

Date: Thursday 10 March

Time: 10.30am-11.30am

Location: Online


RUSU Celebrates International Women's Day

Join the RUSU Women’s Department for afternoon tea and banner making workshop to celebrate International Women’s Day.

Date: Tuesday 8 March

Time: 2pm-5pm

Location: RMIT Garden Building, Bowen Street, RMIT City Campus

Cost: $5.00


RMIT Library has list of resources in support of International Women's Day 2022, including books, academic articles, blogs and Ted Talks.

Together we can forge women's equality.

Collectively we can all #BreakTheBias.

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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.