Episode 6: How Many Slaves Work for You?
We can all take action to help curb modern slavery. Find out the dos and don’ts when it comes to shrinking your slavery footprint in the latest episode of ‘What Happens Next?’.
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.
Ending family violence is everybody’s responsibility
Monash is recognised for the strength of its gender scholarship, health and legal research, education, industry engagement and commitment to social justice.
Ethical concerns over drug-testing plan
Drug testing of welfare recipients does not pass the test of being worth the costs and is not ethically acceptable policy.
When parents kill
A study reveals that filicide is a regular occurrence in Australia, not a rare one.
Counting intimate partner homicides
Better access to data is desperately needed to better understand the phenomenon in order to prevent it.
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.
Episode 11: The Australian identity debate
Australia once identified itself as the “lucky country”, a place where the “Aussie battler” was given a fair go, but can it still lay claim to this?
Falling through the gap
A genuine partnership needs to be established between the government and Aboriginal people to get Closing the Gap targets back on track.
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.
The leading threat to women's safety
Men’s violence continues to threaten, restrict and harm the lives of Victorian women at alarming levels.
I love you, man
Traditional masculinity is evolving, and young working-class men are leading the charge, despite the toxic attitudes of powerful men such as Donald Trump.
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.
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.
Duterte, hypermasculinity and the key to populism
The exploitation of gender in populist politics is no more starkly illustrated than in the Philippines.
How women can build a safer world
Could the war on terror be won by listening to and empowering women?
The battle back home
Shining a light on the struggle POWs faced when they returned to Australia – and the impact on their wives.
The challenges for China
The Chinese government will use its consolidated power to try to rein in some of the biggest problems facing its economy in 2018.
CEO, Youth Activating Youth
Alice De Jonge
Law and Tax Expert
Professor of History, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Professor at Monash Sustainable Development Institute and the Faculty of Law
Associate Dean (Indigenous), MADA
Professor of History, and Head of School for the School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies.
Lecturer in Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Graeme Davison AO
Emeritus Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous), Education
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Professor of Sociology
Manager of the Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre
Professor of Criminology
Senior Lecturer in Criminology
PhD Candidate, Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Law Resources
Margaret Gardner AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Research Fellow, Monash Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Associate Professor of Criminology
Mary Jean Walker
Research Fellow, Philosophy
Senior lecturer, Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Postdoctoral Fellow, Politics, Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Conjoint Professor of Criminology
Researcher and lecturer in anthropology
Professor of Criminology, Dean of Arts
Senior Lecturer, Law Resources
Associate Professor, School of Social Sciences
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Emeritus Professor, Department of Social Work
PhD Candidate at Monash University’s Gender Peace and Security Centre