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An insight into how to prevent gender based violence with key speakers


The MVP lecture will be held tonight at Griffith University, Nathan.

Among the high profile speakers at the event will be one of the founders of Women’s Legal Service and lecturer at Griffith University, Zoe Rathus AM. 390 more words


India's disappearing daughters: Child sex ratios continue to plummet all over the country

India’s disappearing daughters: Child sex ratios continue to plummet all over the country

Exactly a month ago, Dr Mitu Khurana lost a 11-year-old court battle. This gutsy mother of twin daughters was the first woman in India to file a case under the Preconception and Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act – the great legal tool which is supposed to protect the lives of our unborn daughters. 607 more words

Female Feticide

Priya's Mirror

Last year I reviewed the incredible free online graphic novel “Priya’s Shakti“. An empowering story about an Indian woman who, after being raped, becomes a hero, its creators have just released the second installment of Priya’s story: “ 270 more words

Book Reviews

Gender Respect Pupil Conference Film

Here’s the film of our second Gender Respect Pupil Conference:


India's 'obsession with sons' means millions of lonely men

India’s ‘obsession with sons’ means millions of lonely men

The persistence of India’s outlawed dowry system and the availability of illegal gender-testing has resulted in millions more boys than girls. 184 more words

Female Feticide

{Guest blog} The mission to end gender and relationship violence

Christie Brungardt, Ph.D, is the co-founder of Jana’s Campaign, a group who’s mission is to provide quality educational programming that prevents gender and relationship violence. We invited Christie to share how the organization is continuing its mission across the country.  525 more words


UNiTE to End Violence Against Women

A Sermon preached by Dr. Jennifer Grace Bird at the White Plains Presbyterian Church on The Fourth Sunday in the Season of Creation which was observed by the congregation as Orange Day to End Violence Against Women and Girls, September 25, 2016. 4,384 more words