Giulia Jones wants more data on domestic violence

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THE Liberals’ Giulia Jones has taken the opportunity of White Ribbon Day to call on the ACT government to raise the profile of domestic violence by reporting statistics annually on the issue.

“Domestic violence and harassment is a major issue and the government should seize the opportunity to have meaningful statistics to track incidents of domestic violence in the ACT and report to the Legislative Assembly every year, coinciding with White Ribbon Day,” Giulia said.

“White Ribbon Day plays a valuable role in the community. It’s important to remember women who suffer from domestic violence are in our workplaces and shopping centres every single day. To see improvement s we have to actually know our actions are having an effect, because there is still a long way to go:

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