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23 NOV 2016
#GE4Me – What Does Gender Equality Mean for You?
The campaign was developed by Women’s Health East, and designed to coincide with the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence (25 Nov – 10 Dec). #GE4Me focussed on what gender equality means for the many diverse groups that shape Melbourne’s Eastern Metropolitan Region. Their messages on gender equality were been turned into 16 campaign pictures – one for each day of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence.
To read or download the full media release, click on the link below.
15 JULY 2016
It’s Time We Talked About Porn – A forum for parents, carers, educators and mentors of young people
Readily available and aggressively marketed online, hard-core pornography is fast becoming the default sexuality educator for young people. Pornographic content accounts for 30 per cent of internet traffic and research shows that over 90 per cent of boys and 60 per cent of girls have seen porn online.
A forum on the challenges and advantages of talking about porn with young people will be held on Monday 18 July at Karralyka, Ringwood. Presented by Maroondah City Council, Women’s Heath East and Eastern Community Legal Centre (ECLC), the session will be led by community educator on pornography and young people, Maree Crabbe.
To read or download the full media release, click on the links below.
31 MARCH 2016
Royal Commission into Family Violence – Report and Recommendations
The landmark report of the Royal Commission into Family Violence was publicly launched yesterday, Wednesday 30 March 2016.
Women’s Health East welcomes the report and applauds the Victorian Government for its commitment to implement the recommendations in full. Women’s Health East sees the report as a strong framework for future action.
To download the full report, visit the Royal Commission into Family Violence website.
To read or download the full Women’s Health East media release, click on the links below.