AWAVA has conducted a budget analysis in relation to budget measures aimed at prevention and responses to all forms of violence against women and their children.


In response to community pressure, the government has certainly attempted to place women closer to the centre of this year’s budget. With the much-welcomed return of the Women’s Budget Statement came a total investment of $3.4 billion into policies and programs affecting women, including $1.1 billion into women’s safety, $1.9 billion into women’s workforce participation and economic security and $351.6 million into women’s health.


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