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Australia: safe smartphones for women victims of domestic violence

21:42 Mar 17 2016 Sydney NSW, Australia

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The prime minister of Australia announced that the government will allocate $2.5 million to the Women’s Services Network (WESNET), an organization that helps victims suffering domestic violence. The money will be used to provide women with smartphones and training for workers in online safety. WESNET said it will also provide safety training so that crisis lines know more about how technology abuse, such as cyberstalking, occurs.
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