Logo for the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women (from Status of Women Canada website)

Violence Against Women in Canada

(Disponible en français : La violence faite aux femmes au Canada) In Canada and around the world, violence against women and girls remains a serious challenge. It impedes women’s full and equal participation in public life; it causes short- and long-term damage to women’s mental and physical health; and it hurts families and society as…