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Children's Exposure to Domestic Violence: A Guide to Research and Resources

Information contained within this Guide offers readers a thorough review of the issue of children exposed to domestic violence, describes additional resources for more information,identifies...

Can Emotional Abuse be a Criminal Act?

In this interview with Philip Enright, Assistant Crown Attorney, Ministry of the Attorney General, Government of Ontario, the conditions where emotional abuse can be either prosecuted, or used as...

Aboriginal Women: No Rights to Land or Children

This document by Mabel Nipshank provides an overview of the violence Aboriginal Women face. In particular society's structure and issues around land and child rights are examined. At one time...

A Frontline Perspective of Trafficking in Persons

Loly Rico is co-director of FCJ Refugee Centre in Toronto.  She is also a member of the Canadian Council of Refugees.  Loly and the council have done extensive work on the issues of...