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06.05.2018

This Learning Brief looks at Islamphobia and gendered Islamphobia in anti-Violence Against Women Work in Canada. Three examples of projects that are best practices for Muslim-led anti-VAW projects are provided.

04.26.2018

In this Learning Network infographic, we share recently released evidence from Statistics Canada.  These statistics point out the importance of including and centering women living with disabilities in service provision and effective violence prevention.

04.23.2018

In this Learning Network Brief, Nicole Pietsch, a Coordinator of the Ontario Coalition of Rape Crisis Centres (OCRCC), shares findings from the project Using Technology to Better Support Survivors: Innovation in Frontline Settings.

01.09.2018

This learning brief explores family factors associated with sibling abuse, including the role of children as caregivers, favoritism, poor parental modeling and external stressors, and collusion.

12.18.2017

Isse 22: Women, Intimate Partner Violence, & Homelessness 3 pages scatteredIn this issue-based newsletter, we use visuals, research, and lived experience to explain the main links betwee

12.14.2017

7 FACTS EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT SIBLING VIOLENCEThe Learning Network has produced a one-page research sna

12.06.2017

Housing Issues Infographic image35,000 to 40,000 youth in Canada experience housing issues during the year. Understanding the nature of these housin

12.06.2017

Sibling violence is a common form of family violence, however it is often overlooked. This newsletter provides an overview of the types of sibling violence; factors that increase its risk; and its impacts on children, youth, and adults. Tips and resources for parents and caregivers are provided to help them prevent and respond to sibling violence.

11.27.2017

Barriers Faced by Immigrant and Refugee Women Escaping Violence and Experiencing HomelessnessEmerging research from across Canada points to a significant relationship between immigr