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27 02, 2019

Submission to National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces

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AWAVA has made a submission to the National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces. Download our submission here  

15 02, 2019

Submission in response to the public consultation on the review of early release of superannuation benefits

By |February 15th, 2019|2019, Submissions|0 Comments

AWAVA has made a submission in response to the public consultation on the review of early release of superannuation benefits. Download our submission here  

15 02, 2019

Submission on the Comprehensive National Review of Implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action

By |February 15th, 2019|2019, Submissions|0 Comments

AWAVA has made a submission on the Comprehensive National Review of Implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. Download our submission here  

11 02, 2019

AWAVA statement on Government announcement of $78 million for women and children facing family violence

By |February 11th, 2019|Media Release|0 Comments

11 February 2019     An NGO Alliance working to end violence against women has welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement of $78 million to increase accommodation for women and children facing family violence, but has raised questions about how the funds will be delivered.   Australian Women Against Violence Alliance has also questioned whether other [...]

8 02, 2019

Submission to the Australian Government’s priority-setting for CSW63

By |February 8th, 2019|2019, Submissions|0 Comments

AWAVA has made a submission to inform the Australian Government's priority-setting for the 63rd Session on the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW63). Download our submission here  

8 02, 2019

Pre-Budget Submission 2019-2020

By |February 8th, 2019|2019, Submissions|0 Comments

AWAVA has made a submission on priorities for the 2019-2020 federal Budget on measures to reduce violence against women. Download our submission here  

18 01, 2019

Weekly Round-Up 2018 Archive

By |January 18th, 2019|Weekly Round-Up Archives|0 Comments

"Path to Nowhere" report on women on temp visas experiencing violence, sex ed needs to evolve to keep up with trends like sexting, surveys, and more! 21 December 2018 Take AWAVA's Primary Prevention Survey, higher rates of DFV expected during summer, new DFV legal provisions in NZ, workshops, surveys, and more! 7 December 2018 Harmful [...]

16 01, 2019

AWAVA’s 2018 Wrap-Up

By |January 16th, 2019|In Focus|0 Comments

  In 2018 some important steps were taken to prevent and respond to violence against women in Australia. Here are some of the biggest stories…   National Plan (Fourth Action Plan) The National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their Children (2010-2022) is the major Australian policy framework for efforts to end [...]

15 01, 2019

Report on Outcomes from the National Women’s Alliances and Disabled People’s Organisations Australia Workshop

By |January 15th, 2019|Research & Reports, Uncategorized|0 Comments

In October 2018, AWAVA, alongside the other National Women's Alliances and Disabled People's Organisations, participated in a one-day workshop hosted by Women with Disabilities Australia (WWDA). You can find out more about the outcomes of the workshop in this report:  

21 12, 2018

Intervention of child protection services in cases where children are living with domestic and family violence

By |December 21st, 2018|Research & Reports|0 Comments

In 2018, AWAVA hosted an intern, Tatiana Zhdanova, from the Australian National Internship Program. Drawing on expert interviews with women's legal and court advocacy services, Tatiana prepared a report on common patterns and outcomes for children and their parents in cases where children are exposed to domestic and family violence. The report also proposes recommendations [...]