Resources: reports

Listen. Think. Trust. Act. Differently, The Shift

Listen. Think. Trust. Act. Differently - A Reflections and Resources Outro Booklet, compiled by The Shift

18 August 2021

Technology-facilitated abuse among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

This research explores how Indigenous women living in remote and regional areas experience technology-facilitated abuse.

9 August 2021

The Mother’s Tale - Women’s Experiences of Maternity Care in Australia

This report highlights the impact the system is having on women as they become mothers, revealing that many women experience less than optimal maternity care, impacting their health and wellbeing.

6 July 2021

18 women in the workplace statistics you need to know (in 2021)

The COVID-19 pandemic hasn't made working life easy for pretty much anyone. Women in particular have felt the effects of a precarious job market, shifting responsibilities at home, and increased pressure at work, leading to a negative outlook for an...

7 April 2021

Indigenous Femicide and the Killing State

This case study documents the spaces and contexts in which Indigenous women die outside the formal custody of the state: on the streets; on the open road; in their own homes or at the edges of communities

9 March 2021

Justice for Women Amidst COVID-19

This rapid assessment examines how the impacts of COVID-19 are threatening women’s ability to access justice.

2 September 2020

Below the surface, Women’s Centre for Health Matters

This report focuses on the hidden women in the ACT in middle income households at risk of ending up in poverty

11 August 2020

Mitigation of the gendered impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the medical research workforce

Women in Science Parkville Precinct (WiSPP) appreciates that in this disrupted time, there are numerous considerations for medical research leaders working to support and protect their workforce from the potential impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We...

26 May 2020

The researcher journey through a gender lens

Elsevier’s latest global analysis reveals progress toward gender parity, but women still trail men in number of publications and citations

28 April 2020

2016-2019 Gender Institute report

The report includes the Convener's report, events and activities across 2016-2019, Gender Institute prize winners and grant recipients and member news.

18 March 2020

Hopeful, Together, Strong Principles of good practice to prevent violence against women in the Northern Territory

The Hopeful, Together, Strong: Principles of good practice to prevent violence against women in the Northern Territory report was produced by Chay Brown, a PhD student at CAEPR, as part of the 'Good practice in Indigenous-led programs to...

12 February 2020

Domestic Violence Resource Booklet

This resource booklet was developed by The Unveiled Institute to provide information to young women experiencing domestic violence in the Australian Capital Territory.

31 January 2020

Everyone’s business: Fourth national survey on sexual harassment in Australian workplaces

This report on the fourth National workplace sexual harassment survey outlines the findings of the Australian Human Rights Commission’s latest survey on the prevalence, nature and reporting of sexual harassment in Australia, with a focus on workplaces...

21 September 2018

ANU students mark one year on from AHRC report into sexual assault and sexual harassment on university campuses

To mark one year on from AHRC Report into Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment on University Campuses, PARSA and ANUSA have released a report entitled 'Surveys but No Service' condemning the University’s slow progress towards its commitments.

1 August 2018

Workplace gender equity agency report 2017/2018

Dear colleagues and friends of the Gender Institute,
All ANU staff will have received an email sent to by the Director of Human Resources about the submission of the...
31 July 2018

Sexual harassment of women: Climate, culture, and consequences in academic sciences, engineering, and medicine

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have released a report that explores the influence of sexual harassment in academia on the career advancement of women in the scientific, technical, and medical workforce.

9 July 2018

Sexual and gender-based abuse and discrimination in academia in Australia

Sobering report based on a survey by AWHN on sexual and gender-based discrimination and abuse in Australian Academia

3 July 2018

Leading the change: The pathway to gender equality

The report recommends opportunities and initiatives that the ACT government could adopt to take the next steps towards gender equality.

4 June 2018

Women, disability and violence: Barriers to accessing justice

This project, Women, disability and violence: Creating access to justice, draws on the insights of 36 women living in New South Wales and Victoria who outlined their experiences of seeking justice and security in the context of violence that they had...

4 June 2018

Gender lens on the budget 2018-2019

The Gender Lens on the Budget 2018–2019 report, was published this week by the National Foundation for Australian Women.

The 150-page report offers a...

24 May 2018

Best practice recruitment guidelines to fast forward the advancement of women in Australian university executive appointments

UAEW has produced guidelines for Councils and universities to consider when designing programs or initiatives to tackle unconscious bias.

28 March 2018

Human rights workbook for young women and girls with disability

WWDA Youth Network has created the Human Rights Workbook to help young women and girls with disability learn about their human rights.

17 October 2017

Australian Feminist Studies double issue 

The latest double issue of Australian Feminist Studies (32: 91-92) is now available online. It is on the theme of 'Archives and new modes of feminist research'. Australian Feminist Studies is an international, peer-reviewed journal, which promotes...

4 September 2017

Athena Swan/SAGE: Promoting gender equity at ANU

Of particular interest is the recently released document 'A Picture of the Institution' developed by the SAGE team which offers an analysis of the gender demographics across the different colleges and schools of the ANU for students and staff,...

29 August 2017

Australian army - new report on alternate approaches to gender, teamwork and capability

The Australian Army has just published a new research report "Teaming: An introduction to gender studies, unshackling human talent and optimising military capability for the coming Era of Equality: 2020 to 2050" written by ANU PhD candidate, Elizabeth...

10 July 2017

Report of the Australian government delegation to the 61st session of the united nations commission on the status of women

Report of the Australian Government Delegation to the 61st Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women now available online

6 July 2017

Gender in the global research landscape report raw data

Raw data behind the Gender in the Global Research Landscape Report, which provides an analysis of research performance through a gender lens across 20 years, 12 geographies, and 27 subject areas, is now available online.

21 June 2017

4th annual civil society report card on the national action plan for women peace and security

The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women, Peace and Security and Monash Gender, Peace and Security launched the Fourth Annual Civil Society Report Card on Australia’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security on 11 May 2017.

24 May 2017

Sex discrimination commissioner Kate Jenkins publishes report on gender equality

On International Women's Day Federal Sex Discrimination Commissioner Kate Jenkins launched a report detailing the insights and stories from her recent consultations across Australia.

11 March 2017

Gender in the global research landscape report

Elsevier has just released a comprehensive new report, Gender in the Global Research Landscape. Gender Institute committee members and former convenors Professor Kim Rubenstein, ANU College of Law and Public Policy Fellow, and Associate Professor...

11 March 2017

WPS Coalition submission to the foreign policy white paper (2017) released

The Australian Civil Society Coalition on Women, Peace and Security has released their submission to the Foreign Policy White Paper (2017).

3 March 2017

WGEA: Time to tackle segregation in growth industries

Director of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency, Libby Lyons, says that “If we are serious about being an innovation nation, we need to start improving gender diversity in industries that will be growth areas in the years to come.”

13 February 2017

Report of the Australian Government delegation to CSW60 released

The Office for Women has just announced the release of the Report of the Australian Government Delegation to the 60th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60)

30 October 2016

3rd Annual Civil Society Report Card on the National Action Plan for Women Peace and Security

The ANU Gender Institute, Australian National Committee for UN Women, Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) and the Women's International league for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) have for the third time collaborated on this project.

27 June 2016

NFAW Budget 2016-2017 gender lens

Professor Miranda Stewart, a member of the ANU Gender Institute and the Director of the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute, Crawford School was one of the experts involved in preparing the report.

16 May 2016

Male Champions of Change program 2014 report

The 2014 Male Champions of Change program report has been released. The report details the strategy taken by the project and the key outcomes of this strategy. The report is available for download below. You can find out more about...

26 April 2016

ARC Gender Equality in Research

On Monday the Australian Research Council (ARC) released its Gender Equality Action Plan 2015–16 and Gender Equality in Research statement, along with a range of gender data and supporting documentation.

21 January 2016

ANU Academic Board draws attention to student generated report on isolation in STEM

The ANU Academic Board has recently drawn the attention of staff to a report tabled to its September meeting.

7 December 2015

Femili PNG Annual Report

The many achievements of Femili PNG’s work with survivors of family and sexual violence in PNG are detailed in this annual report.

26 October 2015

Gender Indicators, Australia, Aug 2015

New data to support the analysis - and monitor the outcomes - of gender equality in Australia was released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics on 25 August.

7 September 2015

YWCA releases report on Paid Parental Leave and CPSU provides entitlements calculator

YWCA Australia has released a new report titled 'Paid Parental Leave - A new approach: scenarios for the schemes'

23 June 2015

National Foundation for Australian Women: Budget 2015-2016 gender lens

It has been the practice since 1984 for Federal Governments to produce a Women’s Budget Statement as one element of the official Budget Papers. In 2014 this practice ceased and the National Foundation for Australian...

26 May 2015

2nd Annual Civil Society Report Card on the National Action Plan for Women Peace and Security

This Report Card is the output of the Annual Civil Society Dialogue, a collaboration between ANU Gender Institute, the Australian National Committee for UN Women, an the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.

27 April 2015

ABS releases eighth issue of Gender Indicators, Australia

These indicators spread across six areas of social concern for gender equality.

22 March 2015

2013-2014 Gender Institute report

The second Gender Institute biennial report is now available. The report includes the Convener's report, events and activities across 2013-2014, Gender Institute prize winners and grant recipients and member news.

20 March 2015

WGEA releases Australia's gender equality scorecard report

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency has released the inaugural findings from comprehensive gender data provided by Australian employers. This world-leading dataset paints the most comprehensive picture of gender equality in Australian ...

1 December 2014

Young women call on the PM to lead change on gender equality

Eighty per cent of young women, aged 15-30, do not believe gender equality exists in Australia, according to the latest She Speaks survey.

The nation-wide survey of 1643 young women, conducted by YWCA Australia...

24 November 2014

The World Survey of the Role of Women in Development 2014: Gender Equality and Sustainable Development

The UN Women publication The World Survey of the Role of Women in Development 2014: Gender Equality and Sustainable Development has just been released and is available on their...

3 November 2014

Marginalisation and Impunity - Violence Against Women and Girls in the Chittagong Hill Tract

Gender Institute member Bina D’Costa has a new publication entitled 'Marginalisation and Impunity - Violence Against Women and Girls in the Chittagong Hill Tracts'.

3 November 2014

ANU gender reporting

The ANU report to the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WEGA) is available from the WEGA website.

12 August 2014

Experiencing, Coping with Change: Women-Headed Farming Households in the Eastern Gangetic Plains

A technical report authored by Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt based on a survey into the issues, concerns and challenges of women-headed farming households in the Eastern Gangetic Plains (eastern Bihar, northern West Bengal and eastern Terai of Nepal) – one of...

12 August 2014

Report on gender access and equity at ANU RSAA

This RSAA Access and Equity Committee (RAEC) report presents research on gender equity in science institutions, a review of existing ANU policies and recommendations for improving gender equity.

16 April 2014

Gender Indicators Australia February 2014

The sixth edition of Gender Indicators, Australia was released on 25 February by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It highlights updated data including information about men's and women's experiences of violence (including violence by a partner)...

27 February 2014

Launch of 2013 Annual Civil Society Report Card on Australia’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security

The 2013 Annual Civil Society Report Card on Australia’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security was launched by Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash.

29 November 2013

MACW Report on the ACT Women’s Plan

In May 2013 the ACT Ministerial Advisory Council on Women (MACW) hosted the ‘Hands on Forum’ which provided MACW with an opportunity to listen to the issues and ideas of over 70 women with direct links to a range of community...

14 November 2013

Not yet 50/50: Barriers to the progress of senior women in the APS

The scientific case for gender equality in the workplace has been won. The evidence is clear: there are no significant differences in cognition that give males an advantage. The economic case is also clear: more women and more diversity in leadership...

2 September 2013

ANU by 2020: ANU equal opportunity in the workplace annual report

ANU Human resources has announced the lodgement of its annual public report with the Workplace Gender Equality Agency for the 2012-13 period.

10 July 2013

AusAID Research Working Paper Series: Triple jeopardy - Gender-based violence and human rights violations experienced by women with disabilities in Cambodia

Cambodian women with disabilities experience multiple disadvantages resulting from the interplay between gender, disability and poverty.

12 February 2013

2011-2012 Gender Institute Report

The first of the Gender Institute biannual reports is now available.

14 December 2012

Why so few? Women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics

Study of the underrepresentation of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics: documents types of gender-based differences affecting women in academia and evidence for what changes can improve the situation.

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