February 2013 – Australia Government Response to the Report Workplace Bullying “We just want it to stop”
The Australian Government tabled its response to the report Workplace Bullying “We just want it to stop”. The Government welcomed the report and acknowledged the significant, and in many cases, very personal contribution made by more than 300 individuals and organisations to the Inquiry through evidence and submissions. The Government is committed to making sure all Australian workplaces are safe, healthy and productive workplaces that promote a zero tolerance approach to bullying in the workplace. The response can be read by opening the following: Fed Govt Report – Bullying Feb13.
BPW Melbourne North-West most recently focused on an innovative project to raise awareness of violence against young women in the workplace, focusing on small and medium-size enterprises in the Moonee Valley area. The ‘Total Respect Workplace’ project has been shared across BPW clubs in Australia.