Country Canada
Year 2005 - 2006
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns, Education > Non-formal education
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


In 2005-2006, the Government of the Northwest Territories produced multi-media public education materials that explain the new choices available under the Protection Against Family Violence Act. These materials are available in all 11 NWT official languages (English, French and nine Aboriginal languages).

Source of Information

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