Over the next 20 years, one global strategy will help to shape our cities. Here's what it says about women.
Research shows that many young Australians are not aware of appropriate boundaries in relationships. It's important that children are informed by research rather than rhetoric.
We know how to prevent gender-based violence, and that we must respond to survivors' needs. The challenge is in making it happen.
More than 44% of Mexican women face violence in their homes. Some of them become asylum seekers in the United States.
Women make conscious decisions every day about staying safe, but they consistently underestimate how much effort it all takes and what that means for their freedom.
Peru is the latest country in Latin America where women are mobilising against violence.
Treating 'illegal cultural practices' as a form of terrorism could lead to more marginalisation.
Was academic Marcia Langton right about the rate of violence against Indigenous women?
Two AFL club presidents have created a furore with their 'banter' about the drowning of a female journalist. Here's how it happened, and why it's unacceptable.
By speaking out about sexual violence and creating safe online spaces to seek support, victim-survivors may also encourage others to report the crime.
The royal commission's recommendations seek a complete transformation of Victorian family violence services, and the state’s prevention of and response to family violence.
The genre that brought us the writings of Mark "Chopper" Read isn't known for its impeccable gender politics. But two new books cast a critical eye on a culture of male violence.
The world is dragging its feet – and it's costing lives.
Programs that aim to prevent violence against women through gender equality at work are facing opposition from leaders who don't see it as a workplace issue.
The story of how psychology framed women for their own assaults began, as so many of psychology’s stories do, with some trapped animals.
By drawing on interviews with perpetrators and their ex-partners and police evidence, a common discrepancy in victim and perpetrator accounts of domestic and family violence becomes blatantly obvious.
More and more countries are passing femicide legislation. But work remains to make sure that the intent and purpose of these laws is communicated and enforced.
New research reveals how many people over the age of 60 have been raped in the UK – and it is time to act.
Part one of the ABC's Hitting Home provides an insight into the work of those responding to domestic violence on the front line – including police, courts, refuges, and a specialist forensic unit.
Police are entrusted with enforcing the laws against domestic violence – the same laws that some are breaking in their own relationships.