In the absence of an accepted definition of poverty, these statistics have been used by many analysts who wanted to study the characteristics of the relatively worse off families in Canada.
They reflect a consistent and well-defined methodology that identifies those who are substantially worse off than the average. Ottawa, Canadian Institute for Health Information.15 - - Statistics Canada.
December 6 is Canada's National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women, named by Parliament and etched in history by the 1989 shooting deaths in Montreal by a man targeting women on a busy university campus. The shootings strengthened work for legislation to bring guns under control and sparked the first men's organizations dedicated to ending violence against women.
For more information about dating violence, connect with a YWCA in your community.
Known to its people as Choson (Land of Morning Calm), Korea occupies a mountainous peninsula in eastern Asia.
The Rose Campaign is a national advocacy campaign to end violence against women and girls.
Each year, from November 25 to December 6, YWCA Canada's annual Rose Campaign to end violence against women and girls highlights what we can all do to make their lives safer.