Frontline Knowledge: Violence Against Women

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Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter Statement on the Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Monday, June 3, 2019
We appreciate the enormous effort made by the commissioners and the tireless Inquiry team resulting with the Final Report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girl ...

An open letter to UBC: Nine things you should do to stop rape on campus

Wednesday, October 30, 2013
October 30, 2013 Professor Stephen J. Toope - president Dr. Louise Cowin - Vice President, Students ...

Video: Alejandra Lopez on the Sexist Violent Attack on Indigenous women in Ciudad Juarez

Saturday, December 1, 2012
The speak took place at the Montreal Massacre Memorial, VPL, Dec 1, 2012.

Video: Professor Emerita Christine Boyle on Battered Women on Trial, the Case of Nicole Ryan

Saturday, December 1, 2012
Professor Emerita Christine Boyle, was the lawyer for the interventer Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies (CAEFS) and Women's Legal Edca ...

Okinawa Women Act Against Military Violence: Statement of protest against the sexual assault on an Okinawan woman by a US Marine Corps serviceman, and demand for withdrawal of US Military Forces

Monday, August 20, 2012
  We, residents of Okinawa, and women of Okinawa, who have long suffered from imposition of US military bases and troops on this island, are deeply shocked and outraged over the sexual assault on the woman, resulting in injury, which happened at 4:30 AM on August 18.   The offender, a US marine, knocked the woman down on the street as she was on her way home, and assaulted her. ...

Vancouver Rape Relief's response to police-reported crime statistics in Canada, 2011

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
There is nothing to celebrate about the decrease of sexual assault reports to police in British Columbia. ...

Statement by Vancouver Rape Relief on BC RCMP Officer Posing in Violent Pornographic Images Reminiscent of the Pickton Murders.

Thursday, July 5, 2012
We are outraged by the fact that a police officer created pornographic images that sexualize horrifying acts of violence against women. ...

99 Federal Steps To End Violence Against Women (1993)

99 Federal Steps towards an END to Violence Against Women By Lee Lakeman ...

A Day In The Life Of A Feminist Rape Crisis Worker by Erin Sandberg (2003)

Rape Relief is calling on women to join us today. Volunteer Training Starts now. ...

Green Light District action (2003)

Excerpt from The West Ender: Victoria Park (Commercial Drive / Kitchener Street) Wednesday, October 1, 2003 - 7p.m. ...