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Violence against Women Must End – Take the Pledge

Violence against Women Must End – Take the Pledge

The RCMP reports that nearly 1,200 Aboriginal women
and girls have been murdered or gone missing in Canada.
Women are almost four times more likely than men to experience
intimate partner violence.
90% of sexual assaults against women by a non-spousal accused
are never reported to police.
Violence against women must end.
What will you do to help?
I will
speak out against gender-based violence.
I will
not tolerate degrading language about women.
I will
teach my child about healthy relationships.
I will
speak out against violence against women and girls.
I will
not look the other way.
I will
raise my son to respect women.
I will
not blame the victim.
Go to women.gc.ca and Take the Pledge #EndViolence
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence
(November 25 - December 10)
Go to women.gc.ca and Take the Pledge #EndViolence

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The Honourable Patty A. Hadju

The Honourable Patty A. Hajdu

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