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Honouring Our Foremothers

Many women have created and nurtured WILPF in Australia since it began in 1915.  These are five from our earliest days to the late 20th century.

Click on the image for details of their life and contribution to WILPF.

 Eleanor-Moore

Eleanor Moore 1875 - 1949

 Doris-Blackburn

Doris Blackburn 1889 - 1970

 Irene-Greenwood-

Irene Greenwood AM 1898 - 1992

Margaret-Holmes-

 

MARGARET HOLMES AM 1909 - 2009

 

 

Stella-Cornelius

DR STELLA CORNELIUS AO OBE
1919 – 2010

 

   

 

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 "There is no way to peace; peace is the way."  
Edith Greene Balch, founding member of WILPF and Nobel Peace Prize winner, 1946.

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