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Yearly Archives: 2011

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18 10, 2011

Joint Submission on National Action Plan on on Women, Peace and Security

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The Australian Government released its draft National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security a few months ago. The National Action Plan outlines Australia's framework to integrate gender considerations in all peace and security efforts and support work to eliminate violence against women in fragile, conflict and post-conflict situations where Australia operates. Joint Submission on [...]

17 01, 2011

AWAVA/WLSA Submission on Family Law Amendment Bill

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Women's Legal Services Australia (WLSA) and AWAVA as the National Women’s Alliance focusing on combating all forms of violence against women have lodged a submission to the Attorney-General and the Australian Law Reform Commission on the Family Violence Bill. The final submission is available for download on our Family Violence Bill page here.