Men's violence against women is a violation of human rights and there is a need for serious action on this issue.
Community consultation on the Preventing violence against women strategy ran from August to September 2013. Community members were invited to watch the video, read the draft strategy and provide comments through an online feedback form.
The final strategy was unanimously adopted at the Future Melbourne Committee in November 2013.
Read the final strategy
Timeline item 1 - complete
Community engagement on draft Preventing violence against women strategy
14 August - 10 September 2013
Timeline item 2 - complete
Review feedback for draft Preventing violence against women strategy
September - October 2013
Timeline item 3 - complete
Preventing violence against women strategy endorsed by Council