Department of Family and Community Services

2015

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NSW Government
08 Dec 2015

HELP SHAPE DOMESTIC AND FAMILY VIOLENCE REFORM

Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Pru Goward today launched an 8-week public consultation inviting ideas from the domestic and family violence (DFV) sector, community groups and the public on ways to improve responses to victims and perpetrators of DFV in NSW.

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NSW Government
28 Nov 2015

WOMEN THE TOPIC OF CONVERSATION IN NSW

Women's participation in the workforce is at an all-time high in NSW but there is still much work to be done on gender equality according to the findings of a new report launched last night by the Minister for Women Pru Goward.

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NSW Government
24 Nov 2015

DELIVERING ON A STRONGER SYLLABUS TO ADDRESS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PREVENTION

Teachers and students will be given the means to recognise and act on domestic violence with a new ‘toolkit’ for the mandatory Year 7 to Year 10 Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE) syllabus from Term 1 in 2016.

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NSW Government
14 Oct 2015

Domestic violence: enough is enough

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Pru Goward today announced a $60 million package to target perpetrators and support women, men and children who have experienced domestic and family violence (DFV).

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NSW Government
16 Sep 2015

Woman the topic of conversation in NSW

Women’s participation in the workforce is at an all-time high in NSW but there is still much work to be done on gender equality according to the findings of a new report launched last night by the Minister for Women, Pru Goward.

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NSW Government
04 Sep 2015

Nominate Your 2016 Woman of the year

Minister for Women Pru Goward has today called on the community to nominate outstanding women for the 2016 NSW Women of the Year Awards.

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NSW Government
04 Feb 2015

2015 NSW Women of the Year Awards

The NSW Women of the Year finalists have been announced! Have your say and celebrate the outstanding contributions of women in NSW.

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NSW Government
28 Jan 2015

Child not bride campaign to end underage forced marriage

The NSW Government today announced that a new advertising and community engagement campaign will begin next month to raise awareness about the illegality of underage forced marriage.

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