CWP Women’s participation in politics is being promoted through Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians (CWP).

CWP links women parliamentarians throughout Australia, encourages women’s involvement with the work of parliament and advocates on issues of common interest to women, regardless of their politics. CWP has an active presence in all Australian parliaments, and members use various methods; such as mentions in parliamentary debates, hosting forums and inter-parliamentary events, to raise awareness of the work and focus of the CWP.

The CWP website is now available at along with a Twitter feed and facebook page.

At the international level Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians connects women parliamentarians in Commonwealth countries. Click here for more information