New publications

8
Jan
2019

Domestic violence and intimate partner violence regularly being treated as less serious than offences against strangers

In sentencing decisions, domestic violence offenders are seen as posing a lower threat to the...… more

8
Jan
2019

Sexual Assault and Harassment May Have Lasting Health Repercussions for Women

Sexual Assault and Harassment May Have Lasting Health Repercussions for Women The trauma of...… more

7
Jan
2019

Great expectations: how gendered expectations shape early mothering experiences

Great expectations: how gendered expectations shape early mothering experiences Motherhood is...… more

7
Jan
2019

Understanding the impact of the Labia Library

Understanding the impact of the Labia Library The Labia Library is an online resource...… more

7
Jan
2019

Pregnancy discrimination

Pregnancy discrimination One in two Australian mothers experience pregnancy-related...… more

7
Jan
2019

New Family, Domestic, and Sexual Violence Statistics Directory

For the first time, sources of family, domestic and sexual violence statistics have been collated...… more

7
Jan
2019

Education level affects mothers' employment

Education level affects mothers' employment Having a young family, with children less than 15...… more

7
Jan
2019

Experiences of violence and personal safety of people with disability

Experiences of violence and personal safety of people with disability Key findings...… more

7
Jan
2019

Eating problems in mid-adolescence

Eating problems in mid-adolescence According to the Australian Institute of Family Studies...… more

7
Jan
2019

3rd Perth Symposium on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

3rd Perth Symposium on Child Sexual Abuse Prevention The 3rd Perth Symposium on Child Sexual...… more

25
Jul
2018

Street harassment survey

Street harassment survey Plan International is a global organisation that works to make cities...… more

25
Jul
2018

Pregnant Women are at increased risk of domestic violence across all cultural backgrounds

Pregnant Women are at increased risk of domestic violence across all cultural backgrounds...… more

25
Jul
2018

Domestic violence victims suffer high rates of brain injury

Domestic violence victims suffer high rates of brain injury Brain injury worsens the impact of...… more

25
Jul
2018

Women Online: The intersection of technology, gender and sexism

The Internet can be a vehicle for the perpetration of violence and for reinforcing behaviours and...… more

25
Jul
2018

The social model of health and client centred approach coupled with a trauma and gender informed practice

Miriam Brooks, Lesley Barclay and Claire Hooker of Women’s Health NSW undertook research at the...… more

3
Apr
2018

Spotlight on Girls & Young Women – The right to ethical sexual citizenship

Special International Women’s Day Update Spotlight on Girls & Young Women – The right to...… more

5
Jan
2016

A high price to pay: The economic case for preventing violence against women

A high price to pay: The economic case for preventing violence against women PwC have partnered...… more

5
Jan
2016

2015 WGEA data launch: small steps in the right direction

2015 WGEA data launch: small steps in the right direction This data covers more than 12,000...… more

15
Dec
2015

Playing our Part: Workplace Responses to Domestic and Family Violence

The Male Champions of Change collaboration was formed to support efforts to increase the...… more

20
Nov
2015

Women's Community Health Network's Monthly Update

The Women's Community Health Network Monthly Update Our monthly updates are intended to keep...… more

5
Nov
2015

Family law changes a step in the right direction

Family law changes a step in the right direction In 2006, the Australian Government...… more

5
Nov
2015

Young Australian's attitudes towards violence against women

Young Australian's attitudes towards violence against women Violence against women has...… more

5
Nov
2015

Access to antenatal care for refugee and migrant women in Western Australia

Access to antenatal care for refugee and migrant women in Western Australia Maternity services...… more

5
Nov
2015

The world's women - inching slowly, unevenly toward equality

The lives of women and girls around the world have improved in several areas over the last 20...… more

5
Nov
2015

Young women at high risk of mental illness

Young women at high risk of mental illness A joint report released by Mission Australia and...… more