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Articles and publications

 

This page provides a list of articles, research, resources, opinion pieces and other publications relevant to domestic violence and abuse, gender equality, and the prevention of violence against women in Australia.

 

Engaging Men

Men: How to make a difference to gender equality

Diversity Council of Australia (2017)

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Men as Allies in Preventing Violence Against Women: Principles and Practices for Promoting Accountability

Bob Pease (2017)

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A toolkit for men: How to prevent men’s violence against women

Michael Flood (2011)

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The factors influencing community attitudes in relation to violence against women

Michael Flood and Bob Pease (2006)

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Gender equality and violence against women: What’s the connection?

Australian Institute of Family Studies
Liz Wall (2014)

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Addressing notions of masculinity that drive conflict

Hannah Wright (2015)

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White Ribbon NZ Fatherhood toolbox to support them developing their son’s respectful behaviour as vital form of violence prevention

Garth Baker (2016)

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The effects of pornography use among adults and young people

Michael Flood (2016)

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The Day the White Ribbon Campaign changed the game

Michael Kaufman (2011)

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The Excuse Interpreter: Discover the hidden meanings of common expressions that can excuse disrespectful behaviours towards girls

Commonwealth of Australia (2017)

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The Respect Checklist: A practical checklist to help parents and family members to identify some important aspects of respect to talk about with children

Commonwealth of Australia (2017)

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Engaging Men in Men’s Violence Prevention: Exploring the Tensions, Dilemmas and Possibilities

Bob Pease (2008)
Deakin University

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Report on how White Ribbon New Zealand can align with the #MeToo movement

White Ribbon New Zealand (2018)

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Workplaces

Genders at work: exploring the role of workplace equality in preventing men’s violence against women

Scott Holmes and Michael Flood (2013)

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Gender Equity Insights 2017: Inside Australia’s Gender Pay Gap

BCEC and WGEA (2017)

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Domestic violence leave a small cost to employer but priceless for victims

The Guardian (2017)

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Public and Private Sectors' Strategies to Prevent Gender-based Violence, Reduce Costs and Develop Capacity in APEC Economies

APEC Policy Partnership on Women and the Economy (2017)

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Guide to gender pay equity

Workplace Gender Equality Agency

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Australia’s Gender Pay Gap Statistics

Workplace Gender Equality Agency (2018)

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News articles and opinion pieces

Domestic Violence Infographic: A National Crisis

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Technology-facilitated abuse: The new breed of domestic violence

ABC News (2017)

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Bystanders don’t often intervene in sexual harassment – should they?

ABC News (2017)

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Caught between domestic violence and a visa: the suffering of migrant women

InDaily (2018)

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The 'revolutionary' programs giving hope to LGBT domestic violence survivors

ABC News (2018)

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Print Email Facebook Twitter More Unconventional family violence program wins funding in Indigenous communities

ABC News (2018)

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Government and sector

Australian Domestic and Family Violence Death Review Network Data Report 2018

Published May 2018 and provides data on intimate partner homicides that have occurred across Australia between 2010 and 2014.

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Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) 2016 Personal Safety Survey (PSS) Findings

This publication presents results from the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) 2016 Personal Safety Survey (PSS), conducted from November 2016 to June 2017.

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The National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022

Initiative of the Council of Australian Governments (easy to read version)

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Third Action Plan 2016 – 2019: Of the National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010 – 2022

An initiative of the Commonwealth, state and territory governments

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Domestic Violence in Australia

Commonwealth of Australia (2015)

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Change the Story: A shared framework for the primary prevention of violence against women and their children

Our Watch, VicHealth, ANROWS (2015)

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Putting the Prevention of Violence against Women into Practice: How to Change the Story

Our Watch (2017)

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Domestic Family Homicide in Australia

Australian Institute of Criminology
Cussen, T. & Bryant, W. (2015)

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Royal Commission into Family Violence

Neave AO, M; Faulkner AO, P and Nicholson, T. (2016)

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Not Now, Not Ever: Putting an end to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland

Bryce, Q and the Special Taskforce on Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland (2015)

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A Right to Safety – South Australia’s Women’s Safety Strategy 2011 – 2022

Office for Women, Government of South Australia

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Taking Action: Tasmania’s Primary Prevention Strategy to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2012 – 2022

Community Development Division, Department of Premier and Cabinet

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Domestic and Family Violence Reduction Strategy 2014-2017: Safety is Everyone’s Right (NT)

Northern Territory Government

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Western Australia’s Family and Domestic Violence Prevention Strategy to 2022

Department of Child Protection, Government of Western Australia

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It Stops Here: Standing together to end domestic and family violence in NSW

NSW Government (2014)

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Safe Homes, Safe Families: Tasmania’s Family Violence Action Plan 2015 – 2020

Department of Premier and Cabinet, Tasmania (2017)

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Reducing violence against women and their children

Australian Government
Department of Social Services (2015)

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Violence against women: Key Statistics

ANROWS (2014)

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A platform for action: Responding to Violence against culturally and linguistically diverse women and their children

Department of Social Services (2015)

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A Conversation in Gender Equality

Australian Human Rights Commission (2017)

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Prevention of Violence against Women and Children Strategy 2011-2017 (ACT)

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Speaking publicly about preventing men's violence against women: curly questions and language considerations

Women’s Health West (2015)

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Face the Facts: Gender Equality 2018

Australian Human Rights Commission (2018)

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Report of the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences on her mission to Australia

United Nations General Assembly (2018)

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DFV and Acquired Brain Injury

Domestic Violence Service Management (2018)

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Violence against women: Accurate use of key statistics

ANROWS (2018)

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Other publications

Femicide Census UK: Profiles of women killed by men

Brennan, D. (2017)

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Change the Course: National Report on Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment at Australian Universities

Australian Human Rights Commission (2017)

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The Peter Mitchell Churchill Fellowship to examine innovative legal responses to intimate homicide in the UK, USA and Canada

Gibbon, K. (2015)

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Not Just ‘Revenge Pornography’: Australian’s Experiences of Image-Based Abuse

Henry, Dr N; Powell, Dr A; Flynn, Dr A. (2017)

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Addressing Financial Abuse: A Domestic and Family Violence Community Resource Guide

Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Domestic Violence NSW (2017)

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Why Gender Equality Matters to Achieving All 17 SDGs

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