Domestic Violence: Awareness vs Action
Tomorrow is White Ribbon Day, a well-intentioned campaign to prevent men’s violence against women. One woman in Australia is killed every week by a partner or former partner. Another is hospitalised every few hours.There is a cry for more action to prevent these crimes happening – is wearing a ribbon for a day enough? Moo Baulch, CEO of Domestic Violence NSW, currently running the 16 Days of Activism Campaign, discusses the effectiveness of Awareness days with Nic.