Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada's (AANDC) Family Violence Prevention Program (FVPP) supports the day-to-day operations of 41 shelters, as well as funding for community-driven proposals for family violence prevention projects on reserve. The FVPP is a key component of the Government of Canada's Action Plan to Address Family Violence and Violent Crimes Against Aboriginal Women and Girls. As of April 1, 2015, the Government of Canada will invest a further $158.7 million over five years for shelters and family violence prevention activities both on and off reserve.
Source of Information
Government of Canada, National Review on Beijing+20, 2014, page 27
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