News

In the news, November 2012

The Ballarat Community Charter for the Prevention of Violence Against Women was launched in October and has been designed so that community members, workplaces, schools and community organisations and clubs can make the commitment to prevent violence against women alongside Council as a community partners. For further details,

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Feminist movements hold key to preventing violence against women

Feminist movements hold the key to change: A new study on violence against women conducted over four decades and in 70 countries finds that the mobilization of feminist movements is more important for change than the wealth of nations, left-wing political parties, or the number of women

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‘He Hits, She Hits’, presentation by Michael Flood

Video recording of Dr Michael Flood’s seminar ‘He hits, she hits: Assessing debates regarding men’s and women’s experiences of domestic violence’, as well as other related seminars, is now available for viewing via the Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research website.

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Research from ACSSA – effective primary prevention of sexual assault

From ACSSA: What is Effective Primary Prevention in Sexual Assault? Translating the Evidence for Action, by Quadara, A and Wall, L. This ACSSA Wrap provides an evidence-based summary of the key issues involved in program design in primary prevention initiatives.

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