RASARA is an independent, not-for-profit charitable organisation established to develop and evidence base for addressing sexual violence accross Australia and to advocate for best practice community and legal responses to rape and sexual assault. We are the first and only national and independant charity with an exclusive focus on sexual violence and are committed to centreing survivor voices and experiences in our work.
Meet the team
Dr. Rachael Burgin
Chief Executive Officer
Rachael is the CEO of Rape and Sexual Assault Research and Advocacy
Michael is the Chair of Rape and Sexual Assault Research and Advocacy
Director of Advocacy
Saxon Mullins is Director of Advocacy at Rape and Sexual Assault Research and Advocacy.
Prof. Jonathan Crowe
Director of Research
Jonathan Crowe is a Co-Director of Research at Rape and Sexual Assault Research and Advocacy.
Nina is a Board Member at Rape and Sexual Assault Research and Advocacy
Lauren is a Board Member at Rape and Sexual Assault Research and Advocacy
RASARA's aim is to produce and amplify research that drives reform to the laws and systems that help prevent and respond to sexual violence. Through centreing survivor experiences in our work, we hope to bring about fundamental and hollistic changes to ourjustice systems, educational institutions, and community attitudes. We hope one day all Australian's can live in a country free from the crisis of sexual violence.