Archive for the Research Category

Evidence Paper: Respectful Relationships Education in Schools (Our Watch)

In December 2015, Our Watch has released a summary of the latest evidence on Respectful Relationships Education, outlining how a whole school approach can reduce violence-supportive attitudes and perpetration in young people, school staff and the wider community. The paper aims to support policy makers and education departments

Read more

Supporting the Engaging Young People in Sexuality Education Research Project

Deakin University and the University of South Australia are conducting research into what and how young people wish to learn about sex, sexuality, health and relationships through school-based education (comprehensive sexuality education). The project will collect student views and feedback, as well as involve them in the

Read more

Lara Fergus, Prevention of Violence Against Women Background Paper

This background-paper, developed by Lara Fergus, was prepared to inform discussions at an expert group meeting on prevention of violence against women and girls.  

Read more

New evaluation of LOVEBiTES secondary schools program

A new report by Michael Flood describes an evaluation of the impact among students of two violence prevention programs run by the National Association for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect. The report represents the first substantial evaluation of LOVEBiTES, a violence prevention program being run among young

Read more

Acknowledgement of country

DVRCV and the PiP network acknowledge Aboriginal people as the traditional owners of the lands and waters throughout Australia.

PiP is resourced by