Treating violence against women as a public health issue may finally see results
July 21, 2015
More than ever, the momentum required to end violence against women is building in Victoria. Jerril Rechter, CEO of VicHealth, discusses Australia’s first Royal Commission into Family Violence, and how changing attitudes can eliminate violence against women in Victoria.
“We hope that Victorians will be able to look back on 2015 as a turning point, as a time when the investment in the solutions finally matched the scale of the problem, as a time when leaders at every level in government, business and community said enough is enough.”