Women Being Arrested Backgrounder

This Community Coordination for Women’s Safety (CCWS) Backgrounder, “Women Being Arrested”, was originally released in September 2007 under the title “Dual Arrest in Cases of Relationship Violence”. In recent years, CCWS and EVA BC have received numerous reports from communities … Continue reading

Protection Order Enforcement Case Study

Local coordination or VAWIR committees can use this case study to explore issues related to the effective enforcement of protection orders. Download file (pdf)

Briefing Notes: Cover Sheet

From the series: Critical Elements of an Effective Response to Violence Against Women Cover sheet for 16 Briefing Documents prepared by EVA BC, the BC/Yukon Society of Transition Houses and the BC Institute Against Family Violence. Submitted to Ministries of the Government of … Continue reading