Women's Health Victoria |Published: 16 June 2023
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16 June 2023

Women’s Health Victoria supports the Voice to Parliament as the first step in realising the three core objectives outlined in the Uluru Statement from the Heart.

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Women's Health Victoria |Published: 25 May 2023
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25 May 2023

Women’s Health Victoria welcomes the women’s health funding announcements made this week in the 2023-24 Victorian State Budget, noting there are a broad range of measures that will have a significant positive impact on the health and wellbeing of women, girls and trans and gender diverse people across the state.

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Behind the Ads |Published: 17 May 2023
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17 May 2023

Behind the Ads: Advertising Professionals’ Perspectives on Gender Equality in the Workplace has uncovered firsthand accounts of how gender inequality plays out in workplaces in the advertising industry, the devastating effects it can have on women’s careers and wellbeing – and the risks of speaking out.

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Women's Health Victoria |Published: 12 May 2023
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12 May 2023

Women's Health Victoria responds to the Federal Budget 2023-24

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Women's Health Victoria |Published: 30 January 2023
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30 January 2023

This paper frames the structural, cultural, and service issues that inhibit good mental health and wellbeing and gender responsive mental health care for women and girls.

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Women's Health Victoria |Published: 15 December 2022
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2 May 2023

This submission highlights key issues in sexual and reproductive health service access and equity as observed by Women's Health Victoria through engagement with service providers and with service seekers.

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Victorian Women's Health Services |Published: 15 December 2022
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1 May 2023

The Victorian Women’s Health Services, with support and insight from GEN VIC and Birth for Humankind, welcome the opportunity to make a submission to the Senate Inquiry into Universal Access to Reproductive Healthcare.

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Women's Health Victoria |Published: 18 March 2022
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18 March 2022

Women’s Health Victoria (WHV) welcomed the opportunity to provide feedback to the Respect@Work consultation on remaining legislative recommendations in March 2022.

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Power to Prevent Coalition |Published: 18 March 2022
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18 March 2022

The Power to Prevent Coalition, representing over 60 organisations in the legal, health, community, family violence, business and union sectors, is calling on the Australian Government to act now to prevent sexual harassment at work by implementing all remaining recommendations of the Respect@Work report. 

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Women's Health Victoria |Published: 25 February 2022
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27 April 2022

This submission welcomes the important inclusion of recovery from violence in the draft National Plan 2022-2032, and notes progress in relation to prevention over the previous decade. However, overall changes during this time in relation to the gendered drivers of violence against women and children have been minimal, and persistent or increasing prevalence rates are of significant concern.