This Hope Standard article spotlights a recent visit by our Be More Than A Bystander Program to Hope Secondary School – BC Lions tackle big topics at Hope Secondary School.
On May 21st, 2019, the Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, announced nearly $5.3 million in funding to four organizations in B.C. that are working to address sexual harassment in Canadian workplaces. With the generous support of the … Continue reading
This CTV News article spotlights a CFB Esquimalt sexual assault case that has been dropped by Crown prosecutors despite investigators with the Canadian Armed Forces Military Police recommending charges: Charges recommended in CFB Esquimalt sex assault, but Crown declines.
In this CKNW interview, Simi Sara speaks with EVA BC’s Community Coordination for Women’s Safety Regional Coordinator, Kristi Yuris, about the murder of Dr. Elana Fric in 2016 by her husband, Mohammed Shamji, and how it casts light on the … Continue reading
EVA BC has signed an open letter alongside women’s and feminist groups across Canada, urging the Canadian government to withdraw proposed legislative changes to refugee rights in the federal budget bill (Bill C-97) that would especially harm women and children … Continue reading
Ending Violence Association of BC’s Community Coordination for Women’s Safety (CCWS) Program is looking for a Regional Coordinator to join the team. If you’re interested in this exciting work, please take a look at our job posting: CCWS Regional Coordinator.
This morning, Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of International Development and Minister for Women and Gender Equality, announced that the government will invest $5.3M in organizations serving women from across the Lower Mainland to support sustainable women’s movement under the Capacity-building … Continue reading
This Dawson Creek Mirror article spotlights a recent trip by our Be More Than a Bystander Program in Dawson Creek – BC Lions come to DC to speak up on violence against women.
B.C. Federation of Labour president Laird Cronk attended a recent Be More Than A Bystander training session for men, through the B.C. Centre for Women in the Trades, delivered in partnership between EVA BC and the BC Lions. In this … Continue reading
This article from the Delta Optimist spotlights a recent visit by our Be More Than A Bystander Program to South Delta Secondary: Lions tell SDSS students not to be a bystander.