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B.C. Aboriginal Women on a Fraser River Journey

The Aboriginal Women's Action Network (AWAN), in coalition with other Aboriginal women from Vancouver-based anti-violence agencies, have come together to conduct a participatory action ...

Stats about prostitution

A study about head injury on 65 women and transwomen in supportive programs for exiting prostitution in San Francisco, Chicago, and Toronto found the following data: ...

10th Annual Memorial for the Missing and Murdered Women of the Downtown Eastside

On this day of the 10th annual memorial for the missing and murdered women, we stand in front of the Vancouver Police Depart ...

Highlights from CLES’ research on prostitution

In 2014, la CLES (Concertation des luttes contre l’exploitation sexuelle) conducted a ...

Sook C. Kong's Press Statement

I speak as a very concerned individual, as an active member of several community groups, as an educator of university-age st ...

A call to uphold Canada's Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act (PCEPA)

Feminists recognize the system of prostitution as violence against women and as an expression and reinforcement of women’s inequality. ...

Live webcast of a panel to the discuss the Rape Shield Law

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 13:15 - 15:30
The Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres will be part of a panel presenting and reporting on the provision and operation of the act to amend the Rape Shield Law. ...

CASAC's Press Release on Bonnie Mooney's Civil Suit

VANCOUVER "Three levels of government are colluding to blame Bonnie Mooney for the violence committed by her exlover", ...