Results Highlights

  • Supported the engagement process which led to the establishment of a Commission on the Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.
  • As part of the social infrastructure funding, an unprecedented investment of $89.9M was committed in Budget 2016 to support the construction or renovation of over 3,000 shelter spaces. This will address the serious shortage of accommodation for women and children fleeing violence.
  • Significant results in GBA+ capacity building: a 500% increase in the number of civil servants who completed the online GBA+ course; a strong all-of-government commitment to integrate GBA+ in decision making; and concrete action taken by the Canadian Armed Forces to integrate GBA+ in all activities.
  • Increased stakeholder institutional capacity to address violence against women and girls, e.g. sexual violence on campus.
  • The launch of a web-based interactive platform to engage with community-based organizations and stakeholders, and facilitate sharing of best practices.

Actual Spending = $29,542,401

Actual FTEs = 99

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