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Research

Our research

Violence against women and their children affects everybody. It impacts on the health, wellbeing and safety of a significant proportion of Australians throughout all states and territories and places an enormous burden on the nation’s economy across family and community services, health and hospitals, income-support and criminal justice systems.

KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER

News and events

ANROWS hosts events as part of its knowledge transfer and exchange work, including public lectures, workshops and research launches. Details of upcoming ANROWS activities and news are available from the list on the right.

ANROWS

About ANROWS

ANROWS was established by the Commonwealth and all state and territory governments of Australia to produce, disseminate and assist in applying evidence for policy and practice addressing violence against women and their children.

KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER

Resources

To support the take-up of evidence, ANROWS offers a range of resources developed from research to support practitioners and policy-makers in delivering evidence-based interventions.


EXTERNALLY FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS

Understanding and addressing everyday sexism in Australian universities

Aim

This project aims to improve the ways in which gender-based discrimination is understood and addressed in Australian universities.

Methods

The project employs a situated, intersectional and creative approach to researching everyday sexism. It expects to use an innovative approach to generate new knowledge about everyday sexism at the individual level and across disciplinary and university contexts.

Significance

Expected outcomes include new gender equity practices that will assist universities to refine current programs, strategies, and policies capable of eliminating gender-based discrimination. This should provide significant benefits for Australian society, including women and gender diverse people working in universities.

Funding Body

Australian Research Council (Project ID: DP210101258)

Funding Budget

$214,024

Project start date

January 2021

Expected completion date

December 2023
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