How Change Happens
About the speaking tour
2018 is the year of the #MeToo movement. The prevalence of violence against women across our society – in our homes, in our workplaces, in our organizations – cannot be ignored.
Be part of a powerful conversation with Oxfam, National Aboriginal Circle Against Family Violence and Women’s Shelters Canada on what action needs to be taken – and what we can all do – to end violence against women and girls.
|April 6 2018 | 7PM - 9PM|
|Victoria Conference Centre | Salon A|
720 Douglas St| Victoria, BC | Google Map
|April 7 2018 | 7PM - 9PM|
|University of Calgary- Dining Centre | Alberta Room|
105, 124 University Gate NW | Calgary, AB | Google Map
|April 9 2018 | 7PM - 9PM|
|University of Alberta Lister Conference Centre | Wild Rose room|
1-047 Lister Centre | Edmonton, AB | Google Map
|April 13 2018 | 7PM - 9PM|
|Museum of Nature | Barrick Salon|
240 McLeod St | Ottawa, ON | Google Map
|April 16 2018 | 7PM - 9PM|
|CANCELLED DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER CONDITIONS.|
|April 17 2018 | 7PM - 9PM|
|Halifax Central Library | Paul O’Regan Hall|
5440 Spring Garden Rd | Halifax, NS | Google Map
Ending Poverty Begins with Women's Rights.
Oxfam Canada’s mission is to build lasting solutions to poverty and injustice with a focus on improving the lives and promoting the rights of women and girls.
Women's Shelters Canada's mission is to work as a unified voice for systemic change to end violence against women, while providing leadership for collaboration and knowledge exchange among shelters and transition houses across the country.
The National Aboriginal Circle Against Family Violence advocate for and support shelters by providing practical training, culturally appropriate resources and opportunities in a supportive environment.
resources and publications
- By the Numbers: Violence Against Women and Girls in Canada, December 2017
- A Blueprint for Canada’s National Action Plan on Violence Against Women and Girls, February 2015
- Ending Violence In Aboriginal Communities: Best Practices In Aboriginal Shelters and Communities, November 2005
- Feminist Scorecard 2018: Turning Feminist Promises Into Progress Report, March 2018