Women's National Commission

Scope and Content

Women's National Commission was an advisory committee of the Government consisting of 50 leading organisations of women

Consists of:

- correspondence concerning inclusion of the Josephine Butler Society in the Women's National Commission's directory for 1982 and 1992

- correspondence and minutes of the topic group Social Services concerning preparations for a world conference to review the achievements of the United Nations Decade for Women (1976-1985)

- 1991 edition of the Women's National Commission Directory of Women's Organisations in the United Kingdom 1991/1992

Publication:

- 'What chance of a home? A study of homelessness particularly as it affects women. Report of an ad-hoc working group', Women's National Commission, Jun 1990