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Sexual Harassment in Australia project

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The Queensland University of Technology and the University of South Australia are currently undertaking a project about sexual harassment in Australia - a persistent workplace issue with considerable costs for individuals and organisations.

The project aims to:

  • better understand the contexts and the factors that shape individual and organisational understandings of sexual harassment as a workplace issue
  • assess the impact of the legal prohibition of workplace sexual harassment on the patterns of conduct which occur and the range of organisational responses to the problem
  • identify the impact of sexual harassment on those exposed to it, including their experiences and responses and longer term employment and wellbeing outcomes
  • contribute to improved policy and practice to prevent and respond to sexual harassment, by workplaces and human rights and other bodies.

 

For more information about the project, use the link below.