Category Archives: Justice

Violence against women in Australia: An overview of research and approaches to primary prevention

VicHealth, April 2017 This publication presents a synopsis of the latest published research examining violence against women in Australia and its prevention. It also includes responses to violence against women and primary prevention actions. This overview focuses on: the extent … Continue reading

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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

Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety (ANROWS), 2015 This ANROWS research report provides substantial additional analysis of data collected in the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) 2012 Personal Safety Survey (PSS). The PSS is the most comprehensive quantitative study … Continue reading

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The Preventing Violence Against Women Lancet Series

The Lancet, 21 November 2014 In November 2014, The Lancet published a series of papers on violence against women and how to prevent it. The series included papers on a variety of key topics, including: Prevention of violence against women and girls … Continue reading

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Action Plan to Address Violence Against Women and Children

Action Plan to Address Violence Against Women and Children State Government Victoria

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Gender report card 2011

Gender report card 2011 Women’s Inititives for Gender Justice

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Manual on the Multi-level Interactive Model “Factors at play in the perpetration of violence against women, violence against children and sexual orientation violence”

Manual on the Multi-level Interactive Model “Factors at play in the perpetration of violence against women, violence against children and sexual orientation violence” EUROPA P.N. Date of publication unknown

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Domestic violence in Australia—an overview of the issues

Domestic violence in Australia—an overview of the issues Liesl Mitchell Social Policy Section Parliament of Australia

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Discriminatory laws and practices and acts of violence against individual based on their sexual orientation and gender identity

Discriminatory laws and practices and acts of violence against individual based on their sexual orientation and gender identity UN Human Rights Council

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