Kate Jenkins - 30% of women surveyed had experienced online abuse or harassment

Online abuse against women on Human Rights Council agenda

The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins has told the United Nations Human Rights Council that Australia is taking steps to protect women and girls against online harassment and abuse.Speaking via video link to the HRC 38th session in Geneva...
Friday 22 June 2018
Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins

World-first national inquiry into workplace sexual harassment

The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins has announced a national inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces.Commissioner Jenkins said in recent months, many women and men have come forward publicly to tell their stories of...
Wednesday 20 June 2018
Fourth national survey on workplace sexual harassment begins

Sexual Harassment in Australian Workplaces - National Inquiry announced

The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins will today announce a national inquiry into sexual harassment in Australian workplaces.Commissioner Jenkins said the global conversation about sexual harassment and the #MeToo movement has exposed the...
Wednesday 20 June 2018
Kate Jenkins at ANROWS National Research Conference

National data needed on domestic violence-related homicides

The right to live free from violence is a fundamental and core human right, and yet it is one which is not currently realised for far too many women and girls in Australia.Speaking at the ANROWS National Research Conference on Violence Against Women...
Thursday 17 May 2018
Kate Jenkins with Cife Chancellor Annabelle Duncan

Time is Right for Change: Sex Discrimination Commissioner visits UNE

The Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins has visited the University of New England (UNE) to speak to students and staff about the review into residential colleges.In response to the landmark Change the course report, UNE has engaged the...
Thursday 19 April 2018

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