Lara Fergus

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10 Nov 2015

No country in the world has a national, evidence-based road map to prevent violence against women and their children in a coordinated way. Our Watch partnered with VicHealth and ANROWS to create Change the story: A shared framework for the primary prevention of violence against...

Research report

24 Nov 2009

The Department engaged VicHealth to review respectful relationships education in Victorian secondary schools resulting in the Respectful Relationships Education: Violence prevention and respectful relationships education in Victorian secondary schools report. The report provides guidance on good practice criteria required to achieve violence prevention and respectful...

Research report

25 Nov 2008

This report examines how violence against women specifically affects children and young people. It looks at the nature of violence they experience in their homes and their own relationships, its impacts, and the priorities for action if efforts to prevent violence among, and protect, young...

Research report

5 Jul 2005

Recent years have seen many changes in international and national responses to, and legislation on, trafficking in persons. In this paper Lara Fergus reviews some of the theoretical approaches to trafficking for the purposes of sexual exploitation, as well as examining the current legislative, policy...

Discussion paper

21 Apr 2005

Monique Keel, Lara Fergus and Melanie Heenan identify debates and themes addressed at the Home Truths: Stop Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence conference, highlights how participants responded to new ideas and challenges, and draws attention to the areas that were considered the next steps for...

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