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Posted by on Dec 16, 2013 in General News

The Case for a National Action Plan on Violence Against Women in Canada

 

http://www.ohpe.ca/node/14893

In a report released 8 October 2013 – The Case for a National Action Plan on Violence Against Women in Canada – the Canadian Network of Women’s Shelters & Transition Houses (the Network) outlines gaps between policies and legislation in Canada related to violence against women (VAW).

The Network is a young coalition of 12 provincial and territorial shelter networks representing over 350 shelters across Canada. It works as a unified voice to collaborate, educate, and innovate for systemic change that ends violence against women, making Canada a model for safety in the world. All of the Network’s members supported the new report

The full report can be downloaded at http://goo.gl/MMoZjK