Events and training

Gender equality

Presentations are available from the following events:

2018 Gender Equality Forum - An Equal Future: Building your skillset for gender equality

An Equal Future provided attendees with an opportunity to come together for a day of thought provoking and inspirational insights to help build a future of gender equality. Running throughout the day, the themes of backlash and resistance were explored, with attendees hearing from experts in this field, and given the opportunity to build their skills in responding to resistance when undertaking work focused on gender equality.


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2017 Local Government Showcase

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2015 PVAW Local Government Forum

In partnership with Our Watch and Melbourne City Council, we celebrated councils' contribution to changing the story through this 2015 forum.

An influential group of speakers explored ways to prevent violence against women and promote gender equity including: the Hon. Fiona Richardson, Minister for Women, Minister for Prevention of Family Violence; 2015 Australian of the Year Rosie Batty; and Ben Rimmer, Melbourne City Council CEO and Male Champion of Change.

Our Watch gave a presentation (PDF - 3.89MB) on the development of the Change the Story Framework.

Council projects were also showcased from:

The forum also involved performances by Raw Elements and Jan Earthstar, and a screening of the See Past the Stereotype videos.

Prevention of Violence Against Women Network