Archives: August 2018

Equal Pay Day Boost For Working Parents

August 31, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is building stronger career pathways and helping working parents in the public service achieve a better work life balance.

Promoting Respect And Equality In Media Reporting

August 30, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is partnering with Our Watch to improve media reporting on family violence and violence against women as part of its work to change harmful and sexist attitudes.

After-Hours Outreach Program To Support Youths

August 29, 2018

Youth workers and police officers will target and prevent youth offending in Melbourne’s north-west and south as part of a 12-month pilot program funded by the Andrews Labor Government.

Prevention Of Family Violence Bill Passes Upper House

August 24, 2018

Victoria has enshrined the prevention of family violence in law, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government.

Respect Women: Call It Out Campaign Returns

August 23, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is ramping up its bystander campaign to call out the attitudes and behaviours that lead to family violence.

Australia’s First Gender Equality Bill: Have Your Say

August 21, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is enshrining gender equality in law for the first time in Australian history.

Preventing Family Violence In Melbourne’s Outer East

August 16, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting local government programs that are working to prevent family violence in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

Supporting Stolen Generation Survivors To Heal

August 14, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is helping survivors of the Stolen Generation and their families reconnect and heal from the trauma of the past.

Boosting Self-Determination In Western Victoria

August 10, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting self-determination by improving Aboriginal community facilities in Western Victoria.

Boosting Self Determination In Brunswick

August 9, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting self-determination by improving the community facilities at the Aboriginal Community Elders Services Inc. (ACES) in Brunswick.

Women Leaders Gather To Stop Sexual Harassment

August 8, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is continuing to support initiatives to stop sexual harassment in Victorian Workplaces.

Boosting Self Determination For Aboriginal Organisations

August 8, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting self-determination by improving the community facilities of Aboriginal organisations across Victoria.

Boosting Self Determination In The Mornington Peninsula

August 8, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting self-determination by improving Aboriginal community facilities across the Peninsula.

New Regulations To Oversee Labour Hire Industry

August 7, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government today released draft regulations to support the new Labour Hire Scheme that will protect the wages and conditions of some of Victoria’s most vulnerable workers.

Young Victorians Challenge Gender Inequality

August 6, 2018

Applications have opened for a new program to engage young people in promoting gender equality.

Helping Aboriginal Organisations Flourish

August 3, 2018

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Aboriginal organisations to build or repair community facilities to meet the needs of their community.

Respect Victoria Opens Its Doors

August 1, 2018

Doors have opened on Victoria’s first ever dedicated family violence prevention agency, as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s efforts to create a Victoria free from family violence.