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Australia Brazil exchange on preventing family violence

The Australian Embassy in Brazil is funding an exchange of family violence experts. The first phase of the project, taking place in June 2019, involves five leading gender and family violence prevention scholars traveling to Brazil to engage in a

15 May, 2019
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Public seminar: Aggrieved entitlement in the ivory tower: Qualitative results from a large-scale campus climate survey

Wednesday 8 May 2019, 2-3pm. This seminar will be delivered by Walter S. DeKeseredy, who is the Anna Deane Carlson Endowed Chair of Social Sciences, Director of the Research Center on Violence, and Professor of Sociology at West Virginia

25 March, 2019

Monash GFVP Centre’s activities and 16 Days of Activism: 25 November-10 December

16 Days of Activism is a global campaign to encourage and highlight important activism to eliminate violence against women and girls.<

8 November, 2018

Seminar series – Forced marriage in Australia: Laying the ground for best practice responses

This seminar is hosted by Monash Criminology and Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre.

30 October, 2018

Public seminar: Theories of violence and the construction of facts in cases involving battered women who kill their abusive partners: Retelling R v Liyanage

Professor Julia Tolmie (University of Auckland), will be delivering this seminar on the case of R v Liyanage while in Australia as a Visiting Fellow with the Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre.

30 October, 2018

Official Launch of Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre

On 4 October 2018, the Hon. Marcia Neave AO, Commissioner of the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence and former Justice of the Victorian Supreme Court of Appeal launched the Centre

22 October, 2018
Monash University news

Adolescent family violence: Research report available online

On Thursday 2 August, we launched our Research Report Investigating Adolescent Family Violence in Victoria: Understanding experiences and practitioner perspectives and our new International Network Addressing Filial Violence. 7 August, 2018

Monash University news

Award for best PhD presentation at Victorian Postgraduate Criminology Conference: Jessica Burley

Congratulations to Jessica Burley who was awarded best PhD presentation at the Victorian Postgraduate Criminology Conference on 22 June 2018.

28 June, 2018