Our Fall 2019 Newsletter features these articles by keynote speakers at our November 2019 Annual Training Forum in Vancouver:
- Supporting Survivors Across the Years by Myrna McCallum, a Metis-Cree lawyer
- Understanding Gender-related Killings of Women and Girls in Canada 2018 by Myrna Dawson, director of the Centre for the Study of Social and Legal Responses to Violence, University of Guelph
- Immigration Policies and Immigrant Women’s Vulnerability to Intimate Partner Violence in Canada by Vathsala Illesinghe, a policy studies PhD candidate at Ryerson University
- Dignity Across the Lifespan by Cathy Richardson, director of First Person Studies at Concordia University.
You’ll also find updates on our new Disability Alliance BC Project, Trauma-Informed Practice courses, reviews by Odin Books of the latest titles on issues from consent to sexual assault, and what projects, partnerships, and trainings are happening around the province.