A safeguarding expert at Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand has been recognised by Anti-Slavery Australia for her outstanding work and contribution towards initiatives against forced marriage.

Dr Kathy Landvogt was presented with the 2017 Freedom Award by Fiona McLeod SC, President of the Law Council of Australia, at Anti-Slavery Australia’s annual awards ceremony on Wednesday. While Head of Good Shepherd’s Women’s Research, Advocacy and Policy Centre, Dr Landvogt was at the forefront of research into forced marriage and advocacy for increased protection and service responses for women and girls who are at risk.

Read the full article at CathNews