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NAIDOC Week: 8 – 15 July 2018

At QCDFVR this week, we recognise NAIDOC Week 2018: Sunday 8 July to Sunday 15 July. This year’s theme- Because of her, we can! - is a very fitting one for QCDFVR.  So often the focus of our work is in highlighting the high prevalence and complex nature of violence against Aboriginal and Torres Strait [...]

By | 2018-06-05T08:51:52+00:00 July 8th, 2018|News|

Including victims’ voices in response to sexual and physical abuse… the problem and the direction.

Professor Mary Koss, University of Arizona This presentation by Professor Mary Koss explores the call to re-include direct victim voices from the unserved to reprioritising our services in the coordinated network of sexual and physical violence response. This is my social justice crusade. We in the US are very proud of ourselves for our sophisticated response [...]

By | 2018-06-28T19:14:55+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Seminars|

Violence Against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women: a new national resource to support primary prevention.

Karla McGrady, Our Watch This presentation was delivered by Karla McGrady (Senior Policy Advisor, Our Watch) at the recent ‘Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum – Language of Change, in Townsville. This forum was proudly hosted by QCDFVR and sponsored by Queensland Government. Karla McGrady is Senior Policy Advisor at Our Watch, an independent, national [...]

By | 2018-06-11T11:10:04+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Indigenous Media, Seminars|

Indigenous Family Violence – What Works?

Charlie King, No More Campaign This presentation was delivered by Charlie King (No More Campaign Activist) at the recent ‘Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum – Language of Change, in Townsville. This forum was proudly hosted by QCDFVR and sponsored by Queensland Government. Charlie King is an Indigenous Australian sport broadcaster and anti-family violence campaigner.  He [...]

By | 2018-06-07T13:11:22+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Indigenous Media, Seminars|

Judicial leadership on domestic violence

Hon. Shaun Floerke, District Court Judge, Duluth, Minnesota This presentation was delivered by Hon. Shaun R Floerke (District Court Judge, Duluth, Minnesota) at the recent 'Developing Integrated Responses to Domestic and Family Violence in Australia: The Next Step' Forum, in Brisbane. This forum was proudly hosted by Queensland Domestic Violence Services Network (QDVSN) and sponsored [...]

By | 2018-06-07T13:13:28+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Seminars|

Mapping the System through the eyes of the victim/survivor

Graham Barnes, Battered Women’s Justice Project, Minneapolis, Minnesota This presentation was delivered by Graham Barnes (a resource specialist with the Battered Women’s Justice Project in Minneapolis, Minnesota) at the recent 'Developing Integrated Responses to Domestic and Family Violence in Australia: The Next Step' Forum, in Brisbane. This forum was proudly hosted by Queensland Domestic Violence [...]

By | 2018-06-07T12:52:27+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Seminars|

In Conversation with Mr Charlie King

Dr Heather Lovatt (QCDFVR, CQUniversity) joins Charlie King (No More Campaign Activist) and Jamie Anderson (CQUniversity,CQUniversity) for an in-conversation about the No More Campaign and domestic and family violence issues at the recent Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum – Language of Change, hosted in Townsville (in May, 2018).

By | 2018-06-04T12:31:03+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Indigenous Media, Round Table|

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Prevention Forum – Language of Change 2018 Interviews

Delegates, organising committee members and yarning circle facilitators from the QIFVP forum - Language of Change were asked to answer one of the following questions: 1. What is the one thing you will take back to your work and share with others? 2. What is the best thing about attending the forum? 3. What advice [...]

By | 2018-05-31T11:20:28+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Indigenous Media, Interviews|