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Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

Canada: Discrimination and Violence against Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Women and Gender Diverse and Two Spirit People on the Basis of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression Prepared for: The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination...
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Presentation to the Standing Committee on Social Policy: Points of Consideration for Bill 132

Objectives 1.          To highlight the alarming prevalence of sexual violence and domestic and intimate partner violence (D/IPV) among lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) communities in comparison to non-LGB populations; 2.          To...
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Points of Considerations for Improving the Development of a Domestic Violence Strategy

  Considerable research evidence points to an urgent need to address the disproportionate rates of domestic and intimate partner violence and barriers to help-seeking within LGBTQ2S communities in Ontario. Improving legal aid support to LGBTQ2S survivors...
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