Country Canada
Year 2013
Type of Measure Research and statistical data > Other research and statistical data
Form of Violence Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The Federal, Provincial and Territorial (FPT) forum of Ministers responsible for the Status of Women has worked with Statistics Canada to add to the body of evidence on gender-based violence. Commissioned by the FPT forum and produced by Statistics Canada, "Measuring Violence Against Women: Statistical Trends" monitors the prevalence and severity of violence against women, as well as examining risk factors for violence against women, the impact of this violence and societal and family responses to the issue.

 

Source of Information

Government of Canada, National Review on Beijing+20, 2014, page 39

 

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