Gender-based Violence

Some Progress
Some Progress

The growth in far-right misogynistic attitudes and movements is provoking growing levels of gender-based violence, including femicide, while the COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for survivors and the frontline organizations that support them.


The number of women and girls that were killed in Canada in 2022. That is a rate of one every other day.


— Marci Ien, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth, 20022

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