This report presents the current knowledge about family violence against immigrant and refugee women in metropolitan and regional Australia. The report covers published and unpublished studies, reports, evaluations and policy papers.
This report examines current knowledge about family violence against immigrant and refugee women. The report identifies key gaps in literature, particularly in connection to the ways immigration policies, structural disadvantage and location interact with immigrant and refugee women’s
In 2014–15, culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) female leaders hosted 29 kitchen table conversations throughout Australia with women from more than 40 ethnic and cultural backgrounds about violence against women and their children. This report focuses on 11 interrelated issue
In 1989 Australia established a Women at Risk visa in recognition of the priority given by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to the protection of refugee women in particularly vulnerable situations. Since it was introduced, Australia has helped more than 13,000