Sexual Violence Awareness Week is underway

    Tuesday, 12 September 2023 12:00

    By Tonya Organ

    Minister Pam Parsons says gender-based violence, including sexual violence, is a significant and preventable barrier to gender equality. 

    This is Sexual Violence Awareness Week in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Minister Responsible for Women and Gender Equality says violence of any kind will not be tolerated in our province, and ending it is a shared responsibility. She says the week is all about raising awareness. Parsons says gender-based violence, including sexual violence, is a significant and preventable barrier to gender equality. 

    To learn more about Sexual Violence Awareness Week and upcoming events, visit End Sexual Violence NL on www.facebook.com/EndSV.

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