Country Canada
Year 2005 - 2006
Type of Measure Budgets > Government allocation, Prevention > Community mobilization
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


In 2005-2006, the Community Action for Women’s Safety program provided grants to community agencies to prevent violence against women, concentrated on Aboriginal women, immigrant and visible minority women, women with disabilities and older women. Other violence prevention activities focus on school districts with high Aboriginal and immigrant/visible minority populations.

Source of Information

Response of the Government of Canada to the questionnaire on violence against women, 2008