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White Ribbon Day statement by federal Minister for the Status of Women

Tanya Plibersek covers the origins of the “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women”, describes the Australian context and prevalence, and outlines current government policies and initiatives to address this. The Minister congratulates all men who are showing leadership by wearing the white ribbon and by swearing not to commit, condone or be silent about violence against women.

Speech (25/11/09) from Australia. Minister for the Status of Women