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Sexual minorities

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Free2Be... Yet?: The second national study of Australian high school students who identify as gender and sexuality diverse

This report details the findings from a second nationwide survey of gender and sexuality diverse Australian secondary school students. Where possible, the research generates comparisons across the two studies to investigate shifting trends.
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Foundations for equality: exploring how the construction sector can promote inclusivity of the LGBTQ+ community

The construction industry has made progress towards a more inclusive and equal industry but it is clear that homophobia/transphobia is still an issue within the sector. In a survey conducted by Construction News in 2017, 54% of LGBTQ+ respondents said that they didn’t feel comfortable...
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Welcoming social wellness

This research aimed to examine and understand older GSD (gender and sexuality diverse) women’s experiences and needs related to health, aged-care and social support services. In particular, this project sought to explore how access and engagement with services was related to women’s sense of community...
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Diversity and safety on campus @ Western

This research arose out of a meeting of Western Sydney University’s (Western) ALLY network, where anecdotal concerns were voiced about the environmental conditions encountered by sexuality and gender diverse (SGD) students and staff.
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Free2Be?: Exploring the schooling experiences of Australia’s sexuality and gender diverse secondary school students

This report details the findings from a nationwide survey of sexuality and gender diverse Australian secondary school students.
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Same-sex intimate partner homicide in Australia

This study uses data from the National Homicide Monitoring Program within a context of national and international research to describe what is known about the trends and key characteristics of same-sex intimate partner homicide in Australia. Foreword While there is a sizable body of research...
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TranZnation - a report on the health and wellbeing of transgendered people in Australia and New Zealand

Studies investigating health and wellbeing of transgender people have typically been conducted in medical environments such as gender clinics and through sexual health centres. One of the primary concerns of transgender people is recognition of their gender status which is often difficult to achieve in...