Giving voice to human rights defenders
Agencies working to protect vulnerable women and children, often in fragile and conflict-affected countries, are coming under increasing pressure in delivering their services during the COVID-19 global crisis.
Shutting the door on family violence
The now-closed Senate inquiry has added little to what we already know, and brings the government’s commitment to the problem of domestic violence into question.
What will a post-COVID-19 world look like?
Our post-coronavirus pandemic future will be very different to the one we anticipated, as it reshapes relationships, governments, business, and broader society.
Tearing down the stereotypes
Gender competence in healthcare can be a powerful tool in improving women's wellbeing – particularly mental health.
#MeToo? It depends
While the movement has had its successes, it hasn't empowered marginalised voices equitably.
A glaring gap in Australia's migration system is failing victims of gendered violence.
Disarming gendered disablism
A new toolkit aims to give women living with disability an avenue to tackle abuse, and to support them to escape community and at-home violence.
Cyberflashing: age-old harassment in new clothes
Largely enabled by Apple's AirDrop technology, digital flashing is far from 'playful', and unquestionably image-based abuse.
Counting intimate partner homicides
Better access to data is desperately needed to better understand the phenomenon in order to prevent it.
In sport, language matters
We need to have conversations about gendered language and its role in fostering prejudice.
What's turning young men into killing machines?
A deeper examination of gender is sorely needed to try to prevent further acts of violent extremism and terrorism.
Dowry abuse: a growing problem in Australia
To address it, dowry abuse first needs to be recognised as a key form of economic abuse within the broader framework of domestic and family violence.
Gender equality: it's everyone's business
We need to think about the problems that men and women face not as competing priorities but as part of the same toxic social problem.
NT child detention: what's changed?
One year after the royal commission into Northern Territory child detention recommended big changes, little of substance has been done to tackle the problem by the NT Labor government.
Changing course to prevent assault
To drive lasting change regarding sexual harassment and assault, greater effort needs to be directed towards preventing these issues from arising in the first place.
The leading threat to women's safety
Men’s violence continues to threaten, restrict and harm the lives of Victorian women at alarming levels.
Falling short on family violence
Despite having a code of practice in place for investigating incidents, police duty failures are all too common.
Murder in the family
The killing of a parent by his or her child is a relatively uncommon form of family violence. We need to know much more about it to prevent it.
How to make our cities safer for women
Australia has guidelines for designing safe parks, but the stories of many women show these are not enough. We must involve women in co-designing these shared public spaces.
All talk, no action on family violence
The Turnbull government's budget has failed to match its expressed desire to take violence against women seriously.
Anti-terrorist centre needs focus on family violence too
The Victorian centre's effectiveness will be muted unless it includes experts on violence against women.
The jury is out on microfinancing
The programs to date have delivered, at best, only modest results in the fight against poverty.
Creating safer public spaces for females
It's not just empty laneways and dark corners where girls and women feel threatened.
Manager of the Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre
Associate Professor of Journalism, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Research Fellow, Monash Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Researcher and lecturer in anthropology
Lecturer, Communications and Media Studies, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Professor, Politics and International Relations
Director, Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre, Senior Lecturer in Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Deputy Director, Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre, Associate Professor (Research), Criminology
Professor of Music, and Head, Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music
Associate Professor of Human Geography and Editor-in-Chief of Migration Studies
Barbara Barbosa Neves
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Professor, History, Faculty of Arts
Associate Professor, Monash Bioethics Centre
Professor, Communications and Media Studies
Associate professor, politics and international relations
Associate Professor, Criminology and Director, Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre
Lecturer, Communications & Media Studies
Finkel Professor of Global Health and Director of Global and Women’s Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Research Officer, Global and Women's Health, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Associate Professor of Criminology
Professor of Sociology
Professor of Criminology
Associate Professor, Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Conjoint Professor of Criminology
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
Postdoctoral Fellow, Politics, Gender, Peace and Security Centre
PhD Candidate at Monash University’s Gender Peace and Security Centre
PhD Candidate, Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor at Monash Sustainable Development Institute and the Faculty of Law
Lecturer in Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Department of Architecture and Director of the XYX Lab
Professor of History, and Head of School for the School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies.