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LEAVE NO ONE BEHIND: Ending Violence Against Women & Girls

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Trinity-St. Paul's Centre for Faith, Justice and the Arts

427 Bloor Street West

Toronto, ON M5S 1X7

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On November 25th, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the Toronto branches of GRAN and CFUW are hosting a panel and discussion to highlight examples of work that can lead to positive changes in the social context of gender-based violence,

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The Raging Grannies will sing at 1:45pm

Wanda Whitebird, Mi’kmaq grandmother will give greetings

PANEL DISCUSSION

Moderator: Cheri DiNovo , MPP for Parkdale-High Park

Robyn Doolittle, Globe & Mail:-Reporter whose investigation of ‘unfounded’ cases of sexual assault initiated changes to the handling of these closed cases in Canada

Kim Bernhardt, The Equality Effect:- Volunteer with the landmark 160 girls project in Kenya, demonstrating how international law can bring justice to abused women and girls

Fazia Mohammed, Interval House:-Manager of recent research from Canada’s first women’s shelter highlighting what is required to empower survivors to rebuild their lives

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