Walkley Media Talks: Changing the conversation on violence against women

Changing the conversation on violence against women

Statistics show that in Australia, on average, one woman a week is murdered by her current or former partner. With gender-based violence at such critical levels, how influential can the media be in educating Australians, and ultimately changing behaviours to prevent violence? Hear from journalists who are leading the way in this space.

Speakers include:

  • Gina Rushton @ginarushBuzzfeed, 2019 Our Watch Fellow
  • Sarah Malik @sarahbmalik,SBS Life, 2019 Our Watch Fellow
  • Alison Dance @alisonjdance, Senior Journalist, 2019 Our Watch Fellow
  • Moderator: Eryk Bagshaw @ErykBagshawThe Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, 2017 Our Watch All Media: Best journalism campaign winner and 2016 Walkley Young Australian Journalist of the Year (Print).

Venue
Metcalfe Auditorium, The State Library of NSW
Macquarie St
Sydney, NSW 2000

Date And Time
Thu., 18 July 2019
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm AEST

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