Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety

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Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety Limited (ANROWS) is an independent, not-for-profit company established as an initiative under Australia’s National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and their Children 2010-2022 (the National Plan). It is jointly funded by the Commonwealth and all state and territory governments of Australia, who are the members of the company. ANROWS is governed by a Board of Directors, chaired by Emeritus Professor Anne Edwards AO, and operates under a Constitution.

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Source Acronym: ANROWS

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Research report
29 March 2017

Examines how specialist domestic and family violence services listen to Aboriginal women - what they see and hear, what they have learnt, and how they apply this in practice.

30 May 2016

This study examined the intersections between alcohol and other drug use and sexual victimisation and trauma, how both support sectors currently work together, and how they can respond more...

Discussion paper
11 January 2016

This paper examines the current state of knowledge on the impact of domestic and family violence (DFV) on parenting.

Briefing paper
17 December 2015

Investigating the enforcement and information sharing of domestic and family violence protection orders (DVPOs) in Australia, this paper examines current knowledge on the enforcement of DVPOs;...

9 December 2015

Maps the pathways and interventions for perpetrators of domestic/family violence and sexual assault through civil and criminal legal systems.

24 November 2015

This paper provides an overview of the best available contemporary evidence on the way news and information media portray violence against women.

Briefing paper
23 November 2015

This paper presents the state of knowledge on practices used by child protection services, specialist domestic violence services, and family law services, to improve responses for women and...

Briefing paper
17 November 2015

Examines a broad range of national and international research to present the current knowledge about family violence against immigrant and refugee women.

10 November 2015

Presenting the evidence and a conceptual approach with six interrelated elements, this framework calls for coordinated and collaborative action to end family violence against women and children in...