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Asian Women Stand Together to Speak Out Against Violence

Earlier this year when Ji-Won Park was attacked beaten and strangled, (May 27, 2002) women from my organization, Vancouver R ...

Bill C-75: An Act to amend the Criminal Code

Last year the Federal government introduced Bill C -75, legislation to reform the criminal justice system. ...

Vancouver Rape Relief Annual Bowlathon 2014!

Event Date: 
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 18:00 - 21:00
Location: 
Grandview Lanes 2195 Commercial Drive Vancouver, B.C.

Set Saudi Arabia women's rights activists free!

Loujain Al-Hathloul and other Saudi Arabia women's rights activists were ...

A letter to Chris

I knew your dreams, but you never knew mine ...

B.C. Singled Out for Criticism by U.N. Committee

Provincial women’s groups call on Victoria to reverse discriminatory policies, programme cuts immediatele ...

Women Continue Their Struggle For Equal Protection Under the Law

Vancouver, BC- Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter is sorry that the BC Supreme Court of Appeal did not take the opportunity Bonnie Moon ...

Stats about Sexual Assault and the Canadian Criminal Justice System

Less than half (43%) of sexual assault incidents reported to police resulted in a charge being laid; of these, half (49%) proceeded to court; of which just over half (55%) led to a conviction; of w ...

Police Accountability Rally

My name is Cristina and I'm a volunteer at Vancouver Rape Relief and Women's Shelter. ...