Your actions are important in helping to stop violence against women.
Abusive and disrespectful behaviour can be witnessed in your community, amongst your friends or within your family. It could be someone yelling at a woman on the street or physically pushing someone around.
Below are actions to help you safely intervene and stop abusive behaviour:
Be a witness
If you see someone being assaulted make sure you stop and be a witness. Just being there can help.
When you see someone being taken advantage of don’t just turn a blind eye, stop and offer support – if needed call the police on 000 if there is risk of danger.