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Ending Family Violence: Victoria’s Plan for Change

November 2016 Victorian State Government Ending Family Violence: Victoria’s Plan for Change outlines the Victorian State Government’s plan to implement all 227 recommendations of Australia’s first Royal Commission into Family Violence. This 10 Year Plan was recommended by the Royal Commission and … Continue reading

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Safe and Strong: A Victorian Gender Equality Strategy

December 2016 Victorian State Government Safe and Strong: A Victorian Gender Equality Strategy sets out to redress gender inequality, sexism and violence against women through a number of reforms and initiatives, including: Enacting a Gender Equality Act to embed strong … Continue reading

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Horizons Research Report: Media representations of violence against women and their children, Final report

Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety Limited (ANROWS), June 2016 This report outlines findings from a study which aimed to establish a baseline picture of the extent and nature of reporting of violence against women by the Australian media … Continue reading

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Key issues in working with men from immigrant and refugee communities in preventing violence against women

White Ribbon Research Series Dr Adele Murdolo and Dr Regina Quiazon, May 2016 This report explores the key issues in working with men from immigrant and refugee communities in Australia to prevent violence against women. It applies a feminist intersectional approach … Continue reading

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Reducing violence against women and their children – Research informing the development of a national campaign

Australian Government Department of Social Services, November 2015 On 17 April 2015, COAG endorsed a $30 million commitment to a national campaign to reduce violence against women and their children, which is jointly funded with the states and territories. This campaign … Continue reading

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COAG Advisory Panel on Reducing Violence Against Women and their Children, Final Report

Council of Australian Governments (COAG), April 2016 The COAG Advisory Panel on Reducing Violence Against Women and their Children was established to provide advice to COAG on how to reduce violence against women and their children by identifying areas for … Continue reading

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Eleven ways to boost your work with news media: How you can help the media report prevention of violence against women

Domestic Violence Victoria, 2016 This guide is a supporting resource for ‘Working with news and social media to prevent violence against women and their children: A Strategic Framework for Victoria’, which provides strategies and information on working effectively with media … Continue reading

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Shared understandings: Women’s Health West’s guide to health promotion and gender equity

Women’s Health West, 2014 This guide to gender equity and health promotion provides clear and consistent language in key definitions, conceptual frameworks and supporting data relating to gender equity, upstream health promotion and the social determinants of health. Its purpose … Continue reading

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Speaking publicly about preventing men’s violence against women: Curly questions and language considerations

Women’s Health West, 2016 As part of the United project, this tool was designed to build the capacity of members of the Preventing Violence Together Partnership to speak publicly about preventing men’s violence against women. The resource includes responding to common curly questions … Continue reading

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Gender audit guidelines for the government, community and health sectors

Women’s Health West, 2016 As part of the United project, this resource was developed to assist Preventing Violence Together partners to set gender equity assessment standards within their organisation and the facilities, programs and services that they deliver to the broader community. … Continue reading

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