Walkley Media Talks: Changing the conversation on violence against women

Walkley Media Talks: Changing the conversation on violence against women

Walkley Media Talks

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.

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1 / 1 event in this Walkley Media Talks series
Thursday
18 July 2019 6pm to 7pm

Price

General Admission: Free

Location

Metcalfe Auditorium, Ground Floor
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia

 

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:

  • Gina Rushton @ginarushBuzzfeed, 2019 Our Watch Fellow
  • Sarah Malik @sarahbmalikSBS 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).

 


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