There is no place for sexual harassment, assault and rape in our community. Jo is fighting for an end to sexual assault on campus, an end to harassment in workplaces, and to reverse the Liberal Government's catastrophic cuts to womens' refuges.

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, is calling on the Minister for Education, Rob Stokes, to add his voice to those calling for an end to the misogynistic culture of St Paul’s College and immediately move to review and update the governing Acts of all residential colleges to meet community expectations in 2017.

May 31, 2017

Sexual assault

The Crimes Amendment (Intimate Images) Bill 2017 makes it an offence to, first, record an intimate image without consent; secondly, distribute such an image without the express consent of the person recorded; and, thirdly, threaten to record or distribute an intimate image without consent. 

May 31, 2017

Sexual assault

The NSW Labor Opposition has welcomed announcements over the last two days by the Australian Human Rights Commission and Universities Australia about ending sexual assault on university campuses across Australia.

April 06, 2017

Sexual assault

NSW Labor MPs have expressed outrage over the Australian Human Rights Commission decision not to publicly release data on individual universities, nor make recommendations as a result of a study into sexual assault on campus.

April 05, 2017

Sexual assault

Women in this place to protect them and to act in their interests. We owe them nothing less.

February 23, 2017

Sexual assault

This week and next, students are celebrating orientation, O-Week, on university campuses across New South Wales. 

February 23, 2017

Sexual assault

Shadow Minister for the Prevention of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Jenny Aitchison, Shadow Minister for Women, Sophie Cotsis and Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen have today launched NSW Labor’s ‘It’s Time for Action’ campaign.

 

February 22, 2017

Sexual assault

Jo Haylen, Member for Summer Hill, today condemned the decision of St Paul’s College not to participate in the University of Sydney cultural review being undertaken by Former Sex Discrimination Commissioner Elizabeth Broderick AO.

November 18, 2016

Sexual assault

Paid domestic violence leave is critical to support victims and help them keep their job.

October 25, 2016

Sexual assault

Paid domestic violence leave offers certainty where there would otherwise be none. It enables women and children to leave abusive relationships. It provides space and time for women to get themselves back on their feet.

 

October 20, 2016