gendered violence

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The Gendered Violence Research Network at UNSW Sydney help respond to, prevent, and eliminate gendered violence in Australia and beyond.

First responder

Witnesses to gendered violence can play an important role in a victim’s safety.

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The GVRN unites the significant domestic and international research expertise of UNSW to respond, prevent and eliminate gendered violence in Australia and beyond.


Perpetrators use a range of strategies to undermine the security of their victims, says Associate Professor and co convenor of UNSW’s Gendered Violence Research Network, Jan Breckenridge.

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Relying on female victims of gendered cyberhate to expose perpetrators does not address the underlying problem, writes Emma Jane.

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Engaging on the internet has become a very different experience for women compared to men, writes Emma A. Jane.

Does restorative justice offer advantages to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence over conventional justice practices?