IWD award winner paves way for working parents
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2020 QRC / WIMARQ International Women's Day Breakfast (5 March 2020)
Congratulations to our national award winners
Congratulations Alicia Hurkmans and Dr Jenny Purdie for taking out the top awards in the Women in Resources National Awards presented at Parliament House in Sydney.
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Women in mining honour champion for diversity
Women in Mining and Resources Queensland (WIMARQ) is saddened to hear of the passing of former Queensland Resources Council Chief Executive Michael Roche and expresses its condolences to his family, friends and colleagues. Michael was a champion of gender diversity in Queensland's resources sector and staunch supporter of the activities of WIMARQ in our shared goal of reducing the gender imbalance in the industry. He will be sorely missed.
Maria Joyce Chair Women in Mining and Resources Queensland