On International Women’s Day, March 8th 2017, the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) will be releasing its new “Not Just a Bystander” Podcast, presented by the Women Lawyers Forum in collaboration with various CBA National Sections and the CCCA. The podcast is a discussion on addressing sexual assault and sexual harassment in the workplace and features interviews with Gail Lynn Gatchalian, a lawyer and workplace investigator at Pink Larkin in Halifax; Dr. Harry Stefanakis, a psychologist and educator in Vancouver; Tracy Porteous, the executive director of the Ending Violence Association of British Columbia and co-chair of the Ending Violence Association of Canada; and Angus Reid, former BC Lions and Be More Than A Bystander spokesperson. We are so thrilled to have been invited to be a part of the discussion. Keep you eye out for the podcast come #IWD2017!
In the lead up to the podcast’s release, the CBA interviewed Tracy about her work in the anti-violence sector: Q&A: Tracy Porteous on addressing workplace sexual harassment