Harassment scandals could hit vaccination rates due to diminished trust in government

Published Apr 07 2021 at 5:30 PM GMT
  • ANU researchers say if women are less inclined to trust Morrison government due to political crisis then vaccination rates could declineThe Morrison government's handling of allegations of sexual harassment could harm the fight against Covid, because trust in government is linked to the community's willingness to be vaccinated, an Australian National University researcher has warned.
  • Prof Kate Reynolds issued the warning after a new longitudinal survey found women's confidence in government and willingness to be vaccinated both fell in 2020.


  • Published Apr 7, 2021 5:30 PM GMT