Violence Against Women

Women’s Forum Australia is deeply concerned about the high rates of violence against women in Australia

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We recommend you read

Women's Forum's November 2011 Newsletter

Men and the Prevention of Gender-based Violence

Time For Action

Useful Websites

Australian Bureau of Statistics (2005) Personal Safety Survey, ABS Cat. No. 4906.0, Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia.

KPMG (2009) The Cost of Violence Against Women and their Chidren. Safety Taskforce, Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, Australia Government.