End Violence Against Women

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With nearly two women a week in Australia being killed by an intimate partner, the Zonta Says No campaign is designed to raise awareness and put an end to violence against women. This page highlights useful information as well as current campaigns and events that you may be able to participate in to show your support.

Essential reading

Not Now, Not Ever – Putting an End to Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland by the Special Taskforce on Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland, chaired by the Honourable Quentin Bryce AD, CVO
https://www.qld.gov.au/community/getting-support-health-social-issue/dfv-read-report-recommendation/index.html

Australian Bureau of Statistics has some disturbing data regarding victims of selected Family and Domestic Violence-related offences
http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/Lookup/by%20Subject/4510.0~2014~Main%20Features~Experimental%20Family%20and%20Domestic%20Violence%20Statistics~10000

Relationships Australia has some links to useful information and activities around Australia
http://www.relationships.org.au/what-we-do/research/online-survey/january-2015-domestic-violence