Federal government to release details of longawaited genderbased violence strategy

OTTAWA – The Liberal government is launching its long-awaited strategy on gender-based violence Monday, which will include a way to develop and share research on everything from street harassment to getting boys and men involved in solving the problem.

Status of Women Minister Maryam Monsef will shed more light on which programs will get a share of the $101 million over five years – plus $21 million annually going forward – the 2017 budget committed to a federal strategy on gender-based violence when she unveils the plan in Toronto.

Read the full article...