Country Canada
Year 2008
Type of Measure Prevention > Awareness-raising /Campaigns
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence

Brief Description


In 2008, Ontario sponsored a provincial conference on domestic violence Communities Working Together to End Violence Against Women that provided 1,000 front-line professionals from the justice, community services and education sectors, the opportunity to learn best practices for preventing and reducing violence against women in their own communities.

Source of Information

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