Organisation

Australia's National Research Organisation for Women's Safety

Acronym
ANROWS

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Fact sheet

24 May 2018

An overview of the National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey (NCAS) conducted in 2017.

Includes an outline of new features in the 2017 NCAS and a graphical depiction of the survey framework.

Findings from the 2017 NCAS will be released at...

Guide

6 Apr 2018

This publication contains a curated collection of research and other resources, covering a range of topics relating to understanding more about the perpetrators of family violence in Australia.

Strategy

20 Dec 2016

On 20 December 2016, Australia’s National Research Organisation for Women’s Safety (ANROWS) announced a program of research to improve the evidence base for stopping men’s violence against women and holding perpetrators to account. ANROWS is an initiative of the Council of Australian Governments under the...

Interview

10 Oct 2016

ANROWS spoke with Associate Professor Jan Breckenridge about the "Safe at Home" project, which produced a meta-evaluation of the programs set up by state and territory governments around Australia to mitigate homelessness and safety issues arising from domestic violence. Our discussion focused on the report...

Report

21 Jan 2016

Presents the current state of knowledge, practice and responses to violence against women in Australian Indigenous communities.

Summary

This paper is a comprehensive review of published literature to present the current state of knowledge, practice and responses to violence against women in...

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Policy report

22 Aug 2018

This research focuses on women in prison who have concerns about their personal safety post-release. The aim of this research is to understand the factors that influence these women to seek help, and how this might inform service responses.

Report

16 Aug 2018

This summary outlines the major issues identified in the ANROWS research relevant to children, the factors preventing effective service delivery and the policy and practice changes recommended by the researchers. It concludes with future research directions.

Website

3 Aug 2018

The National Community Attitudes towards Violence Against Women Survey, or NCAS, is a resource for anyone wanting to understand and prevent the serious and prevalent problem of violence against women.

It can be used by community educators, policy-makers, program planners, researchers, journalists, and students....

Strategy

27 Jul 2018

The National Risk Assessment Principles for domestic and family violence provide an overarching national understanding of risk and managing risk in the area of domestic and family violence. They provide a guide for jurisdictions in developing, revising or evaluating risk assessment frameworks, tools and resources...

Guide

14 Jul 2018

This publication contains a curated collection of research and other resources, covering a range of topics relating to understanding and preventing violence against women in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

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