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Looking for an overview or in-depth coverage of a particular women’s health or gender equity issue? Explore our recent publications by topic, publication type, year and audience. Earlier publications are available to view and download via the WHV Library online catalogue.

Spotlight on women and unpaid care

Spotlight on women and unpaid care

Women's Health Victoria |Published: June 2018
| Posted:
10 July 2018

This Spotlight features a list of up-to-date and freely available research and resources on the topic of women and unpaid care.

Working with workplaces: challenges and opportunities for workplace violence prevention and bystander programs

Working with workplaces: challenges and opportunities for workplace violence prevention and bystander programs

McKenzie M, Varley C, Barr M. |Published: May 2018
| Posted:
31 May 2018

This paper explores some of the challenges and opportunities in workplace-based programs for the primary prevention of violence against women – including bystander programs – based on findings from program evaluation.

Take A Stand Program brochure

Take a Stand against domestic violence: it's everyones business

Women's Health Victoria |Published: April 2018
| Posted:
23 April 2018

This brochure provides a brief introduction to Women’s Health Victoria’s Take a Stand program for workplace primary prevention of violence against women.

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Proudly celebrating 15 years supporting women with cancer to live well

Women's Health Victoria |Published: 20 April 2018
| Posted:
20 April 2018

For the last 15 years, Rhonda has been turning her experience of breast cancer into something positive. She is one of the generous women who volunteer at Counterpart to provide peer support to women diagnosed with breast or a gynaecological cancer.

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Women's voices have finally been heard!

Women's Health Victoria |Published: 18 April 2018
| Posted:
18 April 2018

Women’s Health Victoria welcomes the recent report handed down by the Community Affairs References Committee as part of the Senate Inquiry into transvaginal mesh implants and related matters.

Reproductive coercion

Addressing reproductive coercion [Round 1]

Women's Health Victoria |Published: March 2018
| Posted:
1 March 2018

This submission explores the issue of reproductive coercion, how it can be experienced by women, and how it may be prevented and addressed. As a health promotion organisation, Women’s Health Victoria has particular expertise to offer in relation to primary prevention, gender equity and strengthening service delivery for women.

Spotlight on women and self harm

Spotlight on women and self-harm

Women's Health Victoria |Published: March 2018
| Posted:
28 February 2018

This Spotlight features a list of up-to-date and freely available research and resources on the topic of women and self-harm.

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Community calls for ban on sexist ads

Women's Health Victoria, Plan International Australia |Published: 15 December 2017
| Posted:
15 December 2017

A coalition of community groups, academics and activists has today called for the elimination of sexist advertising and more positive, diverse and realistic representations of women and girls in the media and public space.

Making Space for Women 5 December 2017 proceedings

Making Space for Women 5 December 2017 proceedings

Women's Health Victoria, Plan International Australia, City of Melbourne |Published: December 2017
| Posted:
11 December 2017

The speakers explore the representation of women and girls in advertising and public spaces and how this perpetuates stereotypes that drive violence against women. Innovative opportunities to improve the representation and inclusion of women in Victoria are also discussed.

Spotight on older women's health and wellbeing

Spotlight on older women's health and wellbeing

Women's Health Victoria |Published: December 2017
| Posted:
6 December 2017

This Spotlight features a list of up-to-date and freely available research and resources on the topic of older women's health and wellbeing.