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be part of
Mr Chilcott said the focus of this year’s
White Ribbon Day campaign was on the
action men can take to end violence
against women – asking “How Can Men
Make Change?” and calling on
communities to “Learn, Give, Take
“On average, more than one woman is
killed every week in Australia as a result
of intimate partner violence,” he said.
“The COVID pandemic has made the
situation worse, with lockdowns and
social distancing not only creating a
spike in violence, but also limiting the
ability of victims to seek help."