”If bystanders disrupt any and all conversations that disresprect women we will change the world”

Shaan Ross-Smith , Director Mate Violence Program Griffith University

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100% of your donation will be passed on to the MATE program and used to deliver these workshops. Griffith University is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a deductible gift recipient (DGR). Donations of $2 or more may be tax deductible in Australia.


Shaan Ross-Smith has a long history of working with both victims and perpetrators of violence. Shaan holds post graduate qualifications in Psychology and is also the Chair of the Board at DV Connect – Queensland’s largest hotline for people seeking refuge from domestic violence.