Australian laws apply to acts of female genital mutilation overseas as well as domestically.
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Learn more about avoiding sexual assault overseas, what to do if you've been assault and how we can help.
All travellers face risks overseas. In certain countries or cultures, women face greater risks than men and may be more vulnerable.
Understand the local laws of the country you're visiting and the Australians laws that still apply to you when overseas
Sexual assault and harassment can happen anywhere to anyone. Read this page to learn more about preventing sexual assault when travelling.
This page will help you understand the risks and take appropriate precautions before you head out on the water.
Many Australians adopt children from other countries. There are legal implications surrounding overseas adoptions both in Australia and in the child's country.