Sadly, violence in Australia has been in the news a lot lately. Especially the terrible problem of domestic violence.
Across the world, though, it seems that this sort of violence is all too common.
In many nations, World Vision is one organisation trying to do something about what it describes as gender-based violence and discrimination.
Josh Dowton is the NSW and Queensland Church Partnership Manager at World Vision Australia.
We talked about the great work being done to transform communities with the love, peace and hope offered by Jesus Christ.