AWAVA Weekly Round-Up

 

Read AWAVA’s Weekly Round-Ups to stay up to date on news from the preventing and responding to violence against women sector.

 

For older editions, visit our weekly round-up archives.

 

Harmful attitudes towards violence against women, smartphone apps to support women experiencing violence, reports, workshops, and more! 30 November
2018
#16Days, new Women’s Economic Security Statement and package, NSW public sector employees to get 10 days paid DV leave, reports, surveys, and more! 23 November
2018
Health impacts of violence, #LetHerSpeak campaign, reports, resources, and more! 16 November
2018
Addressing violence in the National Women’s Health Strategy, maintaining support networks for residents in New York DV shelters, surveys, and more! 9 November
2018
What awareness campaigns cannot achieve, calling out violence against women on social media with #OrangeCard, trainings, workshops, and more! 2 November
2018
National apology to victims of institutional child sex abuse, new research on sexual harassment and assault at music festivals, surveys, and more! 26 October
2018
Improving Centrelink’s treatment of victims/survivors, school technology used to perpetrate abuse, workshops, resources, and more! 19 October
2018
Women on temporary visas face barriers accessing support, AHRC consultations on workplace sexual harassment, surveys, workshops, and more! 5 October
2018
COAG National Summit on reducing violence against women, SA laws to allow disclosure of intimate partner criminal history, workshops, surveys, and more! 28 September
2018
2018 Our Watch media award winners, Singapore immunity for marital rape to be reviewed, reports, workshops, and more! 21 September
2018
Sex education for women with intellectual disabilities, National Plan to end gender-based violence in Mozambique, surveys, resources, and more! 7 September
2018
Equal Pay Day 2018, DV screening during pregnancy in WA, trainings, workshops, and more! 31 August
2018
Countering gendered hate crimes, clearing debts after domestic violence, reporting of DV in Russia, conferences, surveys and more! 24 August
2018
Stopping tech-facilitated abuse, dowry abuse outlawed in Victoria, protests in Switzerland, workshops, surveys, and more! 17 August
2018
Homelessness Week 2018, street sexual harassment outlawed in France, police responses to family violence in Victoria, workshops, and more! 10 August
2018
Unpaid Family And Domestic Violence Leave For Australian Workers, #TotalShutdown Marches In South Africa, Resources, Surveys, And More! 3 August
2018
UN recommendations on Australia’s compliance with CEDAW, changes to Ireland’s Domestic Violence Act, workshops, surveys, and more! 27 July
2018
NAIDOC Week #BecauseOfHerWeCan; migration and family violence; events, surveys and more 12 July
2018
UN Reviews Australia’s record on women’s rights, paid DV leave in Canada, conferences, resources and more 6 July
2018
Ending cross-examination by perpetrators in family courts, UN reviews Australia’s record on women’s rights, trainings, surveys, and more! 29 June
2018
Vigils held across the country as tribute to Eurydice Dixon, UN report on violence against women in Australia, workshops, surveys, and more! 22 June
2018
Have your say on the Fourth Action Plan, PM to deliver national apology to victims of institutional child sexual abuse, workshops, resources, and more! 15 June
2018
Calls for mandatory financial disclosure, empowering “bystanders” to speak up against online sexism, Death Review Network data report 2018, and more! 8 June
2018
eSafety Commissioner and Facebook team up to tackle image-based abuse, WESNET Tech Safety Summit registration now open, workshops, surveys, and more! 25 May
2018
IDAHOBIT, self-determination Of Indigenous Peoples key to tackling family violence, webinars, programs, and more! 18 May
2018
Organisations respond to federal budget, guard dogs for those in abusive relationships in Spain, digital safety workshops, surveys and more! 11 May
2018
Share your thoughts on the Fourth Action Plan, ANROWS report on intersection of disability and violence, workshops, online courses, and more! 4 May
2018
Micro-finance schemes for DV survivors in the ACT, anti-sexual harassment work in Africa, surveys, resources and more! 27 April
2018
Financial recovery after abuse; bystanders vs sexual violence; the struggle for refugees in the UK; conferences, training and more! 20 April
2018
Resisting criminalisation of survivors, new violence prevention agency, webinars, self-care, courses and more! 6 April
2018
DV leave approved by Fair Work, workshops across Australia, surveys, and more! 29 March
2018
LGBTIQ people & family law; pet-friendly refuges; French laws against sexual violence; workshops, surveys and more! 23 March
2018
Inside Australia’s oldest women’s refuge, review of sexual harassment laws, surveys, workshops, and more! 16 March
2018
The Red Zone Report, International Women’s Day Conscience Convoy, trainings, workshops, and more! 9 March
2018
Local Government Service Funding, Art For Change, workshops, and more 2 March
2018
Rosie Batty stepping down, affirmative consent, get hairy, and more 23 February 2018
Solidarity dances, workshops, and more 14 February 2018
Training opportunities around Australia, new reports, and more 2 February 2018
Women’s Marches, data myths, support in the Pilbara, and more 25 January 2018
Ten great gender equality moments of 2017; job opportunity at AWAVA; tenancy law reform; Golden Globes and more! 12 January 2018
AWAVA is hiring! Plus: new homelessness stats, and steps to end workplace sexual violence 5 January
2018